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Income/capita 41%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 229%
IndexManchesterCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$17,528$31,458$29,829
Median household income$44,821$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,286$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$58,281$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$18,304$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$0$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate15.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level4.0%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Manchester is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Manchester is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Manchester is 229% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Manchester is 74% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $29,877$44,821$89,642
      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.

      Manchester median earnings by income bracket

      Manchester employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.3%33.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%25.9%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%11.1%
      Education, health & social services0.0%63.0%
      Other75.0%0.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Anchor Bay, CA310$62,91714%
      Point Arena, CA455$28,00049%
      Philo, CA260$16,52270%
      Manchester, CA177$44,82119%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mitchell, GA177$40,41727%
      Corning, KS177$48,50012%
      Little York, IN177$44,00020%
      McDermitt, NV177$0100%
      Tingley, IA177$38,75030%
      Manchester, CA177$44,82119%
      Source: The Manchester, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).