Income/capita 37%
Household income 2%
Unemployment 67%
IndexMoreno ValleyCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$18,796$31,458$29,829
Median household income$56,456$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$70,194$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,709$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$30,634$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$23,252$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate7.8%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level18.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Moreno Valley is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Moreno Valley is 2% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Moreno Valley is 67% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Moreno Valley is 23% higher than the national average

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      Moreno Valley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.7%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector11.5%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%3.5%
      Wholesale & retail services18.9%19.5%
      Public administration3.9%5.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.0%6.4%
      Education, health & social services11.1%35.4%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Oak Glen, CA786$146,827165%
      El Sobrante, CA15,374$106,21992%
      Temescal Valley, CA24,797$90,33263%
      Woodcrest, CA16,296$88,13359%
      March ARB, CA1,145$69,55926%
      Moreno Valley, CA202,061$56,4562%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Montgomery, AL201,717$43,44021%
      Aurora, IL200,907$63,96716%
      Fayetteville, NC203,670$43,88221%
      Columbus, GA200,303$42,66123%
      Yonkers, NY199,725$61,27211%
      Moreno Valley, CA202,061$56,4562%
      Source: The Moreno Valley, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).