Income/capita 233%
Household income 170%
Unemployment 64%
IndexMill ValleyCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$99,322$31,458$29,829
Median household income$149,336$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$176,168$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$88,884$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$100,739$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$47,156$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate1.7%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level3.5%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mill Valley is 233% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Mill Valley is 170% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mill Valley is 64% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mill Valley is 77% lower than the national average

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      Mill Valley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.0%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.6%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services17.3%3.0%
      Wholesale & retail services12.9%9.8%
      Public administration2.2%1.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.5%27.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sleepy Hollow, CA2,275$208,452277%
      Ross, CA2,381$199,107260%
      Belvedere, CA2,017$178,750223%
      Kentfield, CA6,907$176,736219%
      Tiburon, CA9,170$149,510170%
      Mill Valley, CA14,318$149,336170%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hobe Sound, FL14,318$40,06028%
      Beech Grove, IN14,319$37,95131%
      Fairview, NJ14,314$54,1772%
      Niceville, FL14,325$60,4979%
      Chubbuck, ID14,326$53,3544%
      Mill Valley, CA14,318$149,336170%
      Source: The Mill Valley, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).