Income/capita 49%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 41%
Income per capita$15,080$31,458$29,829
Median household income$37,227$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,401$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$39,231$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$20,722$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$21,913$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate6.6%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level27.8%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Garnet is 49% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Garnet is 33% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Garnet is 41% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Garnet is 84% higher than the national average

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      Garnet employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.1%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector3.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.6%4.0%
      Wholesale & retail services16.4%27.1%
      Public administration0.0%3.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.5%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.1%28.7%

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      Desert Palms, CA6,940$55,0520%
      Garnet, CA6,297$37,22733%

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      Wendell, NC6,298$47,29515%
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      Collinsville, OK6,293$60,85410%
      Clover Creek, WA6,293$60,2309%
      Garnet, CA6,297$37,22733%
      Source: The Garnet, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).