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Income/capita 60%
Household income 66%
Unemployment 13%
IndexEl SegundoCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$47,749$31,458$29,829
Median household income$91,623$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$131,683$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$70,467$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$71,169$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$45,369$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level8.2%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in El Segundo is 60% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in El Segundo is 66% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in El Segundo is 13% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in El Segundo is 45% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $61,075$91,623$183,246
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      El Segundo median earnings by income bracket

      El Segundo employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.5%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector15.7%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services4.2%8.4%
      Wholesale & retail services11.8%10.5%
      Public administration4.6%3.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.9%7.1%
      Education, health & social services10.4%26.7%
      Other28.7%26.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rolling Hills, CA1,760$220,764299%
      Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,582$200,766263%
      Manhattan Beach, CA35,573$144,868162%
      Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,206$129,728134%
      Hermosa Beach, CA19,726$121,345119%
      El Segundo, CA16,901$91,62366%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      South Ogden, UT16,893$60,4449%
      Maitland, FL16,911$64,14416%
      White Settlement, TX16,886$45,38218%
      Five Forks, SC16,929$110,885100%
      Dyersburg, TN16,867$35,69935%
      El Segundo, CA16,901$91,62366%
      Source: The El Segundo, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).