Income/capita 55%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 27%
IndexHamilton CityCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$13,410$31,458$29,829
Median household income$38,125$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,125$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,029$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$28,813$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$19,950$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level21.1%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hamilton City is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Hamilton City is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hamilton City is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hamilton City is 40% higher than the national average

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      Hamilton City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.3%58.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services15.0%5.1%
      Public administration0.0%16.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.6%35.6%

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      Orland, CA7,504$39,55928%
      Hamilton City, CA2,135$38,12531%

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      Hamilton City, CA2,135$38,12531%
      Source: The Hamilton City, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).