B+
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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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $65,256$97,894$195,788
      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.

      Laguna Niguel median earnings by income bracket

      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%
      Other34.3%33.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Coto de Caza, CA14,845$165,046198%
      Ladera Ranch, CA27,121$142,283157%
      Las Flores, CA5,671$122,331121%
      Newport Beach, CA86,813$115,845109%
      Mission Viejo, CA96,178$104,88690%
      Laguna Niguel, CA64,984$97,89477%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      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).