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Income/capita 16%
Household income 51%
Unemployment 16%
IndexLa PalmaCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$34,615$31,458$29,829
Median household income$83,760$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$104,167$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,625$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$44,107$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$35,351$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level7.4%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in La Palma is 16% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in La Palma is 51% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in La Palma is 16% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in La Palma is 51% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $55,834$83,760$167,520
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      La Palma median earnings by income bracket

      La Palma employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.4%2.9%
      Manufacturing sector11.1%0.6%
      Financial & insurance services4.0%8.3%
      Wholesale & retail services19.5%12.7%
      Public administration3.0%4.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.1%3.5%
      Education, health & social services18.0%35.8%
      Other26.7%25.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      North Tustin, CA26,208$134,597143%
      Villa Park, CA5,922$131,386137%
      Yorba Linda, CA67,362$119,697116%
      Rose Hills, CA3,033$117,875113%
      Rossmoor, CA10,933$114,457107%
      La Palma, CA15,834$83,76051%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Longmeadow, MA15,837$107,97695%
      Manassas Park, VA15,827$75,02736%
      Grandville, MI15,842$55,4400%
      New Territory, TX15,843$136,500147%
      Lebanon, IN15,846$46,94315%
      La Palma, CA15,834$83,76051%
      Source: The La Palma, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).