Income/capita 34%
Household income 41%
Unemployment 46%
Income per capita$19,554$31,458$29,829
Median household income$32,557$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,774$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,315$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$19,063$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$17,708$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate6.8%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level22.0%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dunsmuir is 34% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dunsmuir is 41% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dunsmuir is 46% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dunsmuir is 45% higher than the national average

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      Dunsmuir employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.6%2.3%
      Financial & insurance services2.8%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services9.1%16.5%
      Public administration5.1%5.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.0%36.2%

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      Dunsmuir, CA1,631$32,55741%

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      Dunsmuir, CA1,631$32,55741%
      Source: The Dunsmuir, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).