Income/capita 19%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 100%
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Income per capita$35,386$31,458$29,829
Median household income$48,899$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,762$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$38,630$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$21,122$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level6.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mendocino is 19% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Mendocino is 12% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mendocino is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mendocino is 56% lower than the national average

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      Mendocino employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services19.0%0.0%
      Public administration5.1%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services16.7%4.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Caspar, CA846$54,7661.0%
      Cleone, CA583$39,44428.7%
      Fort Bragg, CA7,260$37,25032.7%
      Comptche, CA61$0100.0%
      Albion, CA227$0100.0%
      Mendocino, CA757$48,89911.6%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Knik River, AK757$65,62518.6%
      Addison, AL757$34,06338.4%
      Millville, CA757$61,91211.9%
      Boswell, IN757$39,25029.1%
      Marquette, KS757$51,4846.9%
      Mendocino, CA757$48,89911.6%
      Source: The Mendocino, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).