Income/capita 25%
Household income 35%
Unemployment 68%
IndexLake NacimientoCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$37,423$31,458$29,829
Median household income$74,804$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$78,713$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$60,980$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$61,227$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$36,438$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate1.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level6.2%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lake Nacimiento is 25% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Lake Nacimiento is 35% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lake Nacimiento is 68% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lake Nacimiento is 59% lower than the national average

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      Lake Nacimiento employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry23.6%2.3%
      Manufacturing sector9.2%3.4%
      Financial & insurance services1.2%2.1%
      Wholesale & retail services15.7%9.7%
      Public administration10.7%15.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%8.2%
      Education, health & social services4.2%17.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Oak Shores, CA275$85,55655%
      Templeton, CA7,525$65,86519%
      El Paso de Robles (Paso Robles), CA31,178$61,68211%
      Cambria, CA6,198$59,6578%
      Bradley, CA134$54,3752%
      Lake Nacimiento, CA2,871$74,80435%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Akron, NY2,872$52,7885%
      West Sand Lake, NY2,872$86,17456%
      Watkinsville, GA2,872$61,33911%
      Garrettsville, OH2,870$58,2505%
      Brandenburg, KY2,870$40,87526%
      Lake Nacimiento, CA2,871$74,80435%
      Source: The Lake Nacimiento, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).