Income/capita 60%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 30%
IndexResearch ParkIrvineCalifornia
Income per capita$11,849$45,140$31,458
Median household income$46,429$93,823$63,783
Median income owner occupied$0$124,944$86,568
Median income renter occupied$0$72,080$43,419
Median earnings male$7,500$71,006$36,599
Median earnings female$3,796$40,176$27,020
Unemployment rate3.3%4.0%5.5%
Poverty leveln/a12.7%15.8%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Research Park is 60% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Research Park is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Research Park is 30% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Research Park is equal to the national average

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      Research Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.6%
      Wholesale & retail services10.8%8.2%
      Public administration0.0%2.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services62.4%48.6%

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      Ladera Ranch, CA27,121$142,283157%
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      Las Flores, CA5,671$122,331121%
      Newport Beach, CA86,813$115,845109%
      Irvine, CA246,992$93,82370%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Madison, WI246,034$56,4642%
      Norfolk, VA245,724$45,26818%
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      Laredo, TX251,671$39,54829%
      Durham, NC251,761$52,1156%
      Irvine, CA246,992$93,82370%
      Source: The Research Park, Irvine, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).