Income/capita 41%
Household income 42%
Unemployment 64%
IndexFrench GulchCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$17,615$31,458$29,829
Median household income$32,344$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,750$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,042$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$31,500$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$22,321$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate1.7%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level18.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in French Gulch is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in French Gulch is 42% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in French Gulch is 64% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in French Gulch is 24% higher than the national average

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      French Gulch employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.0%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector7.1%2.5%
      Financial & insurance services7.1%12.5%
      Wholesale & retail services10.7%18.8%
      Public administration4.8%3.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.7%8.8%
      Education, health & social services14.3%50.0%

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      French Gulch, CA492$32,34442%

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      French Gulch, CA492$32,34442%
      Source: The French Gulch, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).