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Income/capita 22%
Household income 7%
Unemployment 53%
IndexHanfordCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$23,300$31,458$29,829
Median household income$51,231$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$68,485$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,987$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$36,345$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$26,478$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate7.2%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level19.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hanford is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Hanford is 7% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hanford is 53% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hanford is 30% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $34,150$51,231$102,462
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Hanford median earnings by income bracket

      Hanford employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.2%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector12.2%15.8%
      Financial & insurance services1.3%3.7%
      Wholesale & retail services15.2%10.6%
      Public administration12.4%9.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.2%1.3%
      Education, health & social services12.0%42.6%
      Other34.0%25.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Grangeville, CA492$88,57160%
      Kingsburg, CA11,716$61,92512%
      Lemoore, CA25,169$50,8718%
      Riverdale, CA3,964$49,10011%
      Caruthers, CA2,972$44,64919%
      Hanford, CA54,912$51,2317%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Port Arthur, TX54,913$32,00342%
      Aloha, OR54,908$67,67322%
      Paramount, CA54,941$46,36416%
      West Haven, CT54,972$50,8318%
      Shoreline, WA55,021$70,39827%
      Hanford, CA54,912$51,2317%
      Source: The Hanford, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).