Income/capita 18%
Household income 21%
Unemployment 49%
Income per capita$35,161$31,458$29,829
Median household income$67,167$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$100,210$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$52,044$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$40,907$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$30,853$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate7.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level8.8%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Monrovia is 18% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Monrovia is 21% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Monrovia is 49% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Monrovia is 42% lower than the national average

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      Monrovia employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.8%2.5%
      Manufacturing sector9.9%0.1%
      Financial & insurance services3.0%5.9%
      Wholesale & retail services11.5%14.0%
      Public administration2.7%3.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.3%2.1%
      Education, health & social services15.1%31.4%

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      La Habra Heights, CA5,406$110,32999%
      Monrovia, CA37,090$67,16721%

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      Elmont, NY37,057$91,90266%
      Monrovia, CA37,090$67,16721%
      Source: The Monrovia, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).