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Income/capita 192%
Household income 162%
Unemployment 28%
IndexManhattan BeachCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$87,206$31,458$29,829
Median household income$144,868$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$169,139$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$110,174$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$106,360$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$65,316$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level3.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Manhattan Beach is 192% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Manhattan Beach is 162% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Manhattan Beach is 28% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Manhattan Beach is 76% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $96,569$144,868$289,736
      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.

      Manhattan Beach median earnings by income bracket

      Manhattan Beach employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.6%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector14.3%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services8.5%6.5%
      Wholesale & retail services7.7%8.3%
      Public administration2.6%4.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.6%1.6%
      Education, health & social services12.0%27.6%
      Other37.7%35.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rolling Hills, CA1,760$220,764299%
      Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,582$200,766263%
      Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,206$129,728134%
      Hermosa Beach, CA19,726$121,345119%
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,412$120,668118%
      Manhattan Beach, CA35,573$144,868162%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Little Elm, TX35,553$87,93359%
      Moorpark, CA35,594$100,45782%
      Cottage Grove, MN35,632$85,51655%
      Olive Branch, MS35,508$67,00421%
      Newnan, GA35,642$51,6937%
      Manhattan Beach, CA35,573$144,868162%
      Source: The Manhattan Beach, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).