Income/capita 41%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 89%
IndexLos BanosCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$17,554$31,458$29,829
Median household income$45,751$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$58,416$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,176$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$31,001$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$16,706$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate8.8%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level22.9%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Los Banos is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Los Banos is 17% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Los Banos is 89% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Los Banos is 51% higher than the national average

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      Los Banos employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.4%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector13.1%12.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.1%1.8%
      Wholesale & retail services14.9%19.2%
      Public administration2.9%2.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.7%3.4%
      Education, health & social services5.3%37.6%

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      Dos Palos, CA5,103$36,50934%
      Santa Nella, CA1,965$27,77850%
      Los Banos, CA37,012$45,75117%

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      Source: The Los Banos, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).