Income/capita 51%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 109%
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IndexMead ValleyCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$14,719$31,458$29,829
Median household income$40,889$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$61,979$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,311$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$23,788$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$18,146$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate9.7%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level33.2%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mead Valley is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mead Valley is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mead Valley is 109% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mead Valley is 120% higher than the national average

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      Mead Valley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry28.4%4.3%
      Manufacturing sector11.6%5.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.7%
      Wholesale & retail services12.3%20.4%
      Public administration2.1%0.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.0%8.0%
      Education, health & social services8.1%26.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      El Sobrante, CA15,374$106,21992.0%
      Temescal Valley, CA24,797$90,33263.3%
      Woodcrest, CA16,296$88,13359.3%
      Canyon Lake, CA10,985$84,01551.9%
      March ARB, CA1,145$69,55925.7%
      Mead Valley, CA19,468$40,88926.1%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Norwood, OH19,462$40,30627.1%
      Allendale, MI19,475$43,88920.7%
      Payson, UT19,480$59,7067.9%
      Johnston, IA19,491$95,56572.7%
      Salmon Arm, BC19,494n/a 
      Mead Valley, CA19,468$40,88926.1%
      Source: The Mead Valley, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).