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Income/capita 55%
Household income 35%
Unemployment 115%
IndexFirebaughCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$13,381$31,458$29,829
Median household income$36,181$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,771$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,974$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$25,124$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$14,107$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate10.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level36.8%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Firebaugh is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Firebaugh is 35% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Firebaugh is 115% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Firebaugh is 144% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $24,118$36,181$72,362
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Firebaugh median earnings by income bracket

      Firebaugh employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.0%66.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.9%4.4%
      Wholesale & retail services9.0%9.7%
      Public administration0.9%2.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.4%3.2%
      Education, health & social services7.2%26.3%
      Other62.6%44.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      South Dos Palos, CA2,568$41,99224%
      Dos Palos, CA5,103$36,50934%
      Tranquillity, CA724$30,44145%
      Mendota, CA11,394$26,09453%
      Dos Palos Y, CA206$16,65670%
      Firebaugh, CA8,176$36,18135%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bayport, NY8,174$87,77359%
      Garden City Park, NY8,179$104,47289%
      Aransas Pass, TX8,180$43,83221%
      Old Forge, PA8,172$47,15115%
      Grove City, PA8,170$44,31020%
      Firebaugh, CA8,176$36,18135%
      Source: The Firebaugh, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).