Income/capita 34%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 79%
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IndexEast HemetCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$19,649$31,458$29,829
Median household income$49,831$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,713$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$37,713$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$26,880$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$22,007$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate8.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level18.0%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in East Hemet is 34% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in East Hemet is 10% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in East Hemet is 79% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in East Hemet is 19% higher than the national average

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      East Hemet employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.7%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector9.3%3.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.3%2.2%
      Wholesale & retail services17.1%16.9%
      Public administration3.0%6.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.3%2.9%
      Education, health & social services11.5%39.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      French Valley, CA27,949$96,75474.9%
      Lake Riverside, CA1,069$82,58949.3%
      Murrieta, CA108,583$76,14937.6%
      Beaumont, CA42,191$68,36923.6%
      Nuevo, CA7,634$61,42011.0%
      East Hemet, CA18,764$49,8319.9%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Midland, ON18,769n/a 
      Macomb, IL18,771$35,45935.9%
      Mill Creek East, WA18,771$100,70782.0%
      North Salt Lake, UT18,753$71,75829.7%
      Arlington, WA18,749$66,61520.4%
      East Hemet, CA18,764$49,8319.9%
      Source: The East Hemet, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).