Income/capita 47%
Household income 102%
Unemployment 24%
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Income per capita$43,875$31,458$29,829
Median household income$111,613$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$133,179$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$87,751$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$73,552$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$46,598$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate3.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level5.3%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fremont is 47% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Fremont is 102% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fremont is 24% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fremont is 65% lower than the national average

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      Fremont employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.2%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector19.6%0.3%
      Financial & insurance services3.8%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services11.5%12.5%
      Public administration2.2%2.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%2.0%
      Education, health & social services8.6%30.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ladera, CA1,514$250,001351.9%
      Atherton, CA7,127$250,001351.9%
      Los Altos Hills, CA8,376$243,701340.5%
      Portola Valley, CA4,550$232,981321.1%
      Woodside, CA5,496$223,934304.8%
      Fremont, CA227,934$111,613101.8%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Baton Rouge, LA228,694$39,96927.8%
      Gilbert, AZ226,832$85,58154.7%
      Paradise, NV229,666$44,84118.9%
      Arlington, VA226,092$108,70696.5%
      North Las Vegas, NV230,436$53,5653.2%
      Fremont, CA227,934$111,613101.8%
      Source: The Fremont, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).