Income/capita 74%
Household income 77%
Unemployment 8%
IndexLaguna NiguelCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$52,025$31,458$29,829
Median household income$97,894$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$119,908$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$62,847$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$62,074$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$36,135$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level6.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Laguna Niguel is 74% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Laguna Niguel is 77% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Laguna Niguel is 8% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Laguna Niguel is 56% lower than the national average

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      Laguna Niguel employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.4%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector13.3%0.1%
      Financial & insurance services8.1%8.1%
      Wholesale & retail services14.3%12.6%
      Public administration3.2%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.4%2.8%
      Education, health & social services12.5%30.7%

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      Mission Viejo, CA96,178$104,88690%
      Laguna Niguel, CA64,984$97,89477%

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      Marysville, WA64,955$67,02721%
      Delray Beach, FL65,044$51,8296%
      San Clemente, CA65,082$97,21076%
      Skokie, IL64,873$68,01523%
      Youngstown, OH65,161$24,44856%
      Laguna Niguel, CA64,984$97,89477%
      Source: The Laguna Niguel, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).