Income/capita 50%
Household income 53%
Unemployment 35%
Income per capita$14,999$31,458$29,829
Median household income$26,273$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$29,274$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,267$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$22,019$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$22,428$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate6.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level29.5%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lucerne is 50% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lucerne is 53% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lucerne is 35% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lucerne is 95% higher than the national average

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      Lucerne employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector14.0%4.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services20.5%19.6%
      Public administration9.2%8.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.7%18.5%

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      Soda Bay, CA1,495$59,6358%
      North Lakeport, CA2,851$44,85619%
      Clearlake Riviera, CA3,204$41,73125%
      Upper Lake, CA776$38,12531%
      Lakeport, CA4,754$37,57632%
      Lucerne, CA3,163$26,27353%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Castle Point, MO3,163$32,29542%
      River Bend, NC3,164$60,85910%
      Nashville, IL3,164$46,93415%
      Pocono Woodland Lakes, PA3,162$88,19459%
      Dadeville, AL3,165$30,09446%
      Lucerne, CA3,163$26,27353%
      Source: The Lucerne, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).