Income/capita 39%
Household income 13%
Unemployment 21%
IndexEl RioCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$18,076$31,458$29,829
Median household income$62,542$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$90,026$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$42,594$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$24,750$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$19,772$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.6%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level17.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in El Rio is 39% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in El Rio is 13% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in El Rio is 21% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in El Rio is 16% higher than the national average

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      El Rio employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.2%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector13.4%21.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.8%7.1%
      Wholesale & retail services18.2%16.7%
      Public administration2.3%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.1%3.7%
      Education, health & social services6.1%18.5%

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      El Rio, CA7,412$62,54213%

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      El Rio, CA7,412$62,54213%
      Source: The El Rio, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).