Income/capita 49%
Household income 82%
Unemployment 8%
IndexMorgan HillCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$44,484$31,458$29,829
Median household income$100,900$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$124,595$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$55,108$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$57,485$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$30,815$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level8.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Morgan Hill is 49% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Morgan Hill is 82% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Morgan Hill is 8% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Morgan Hill is 43% lower than the national average

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      Morgan Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.0%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector19.9%1.3%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%5.4%
      Wholesale & retail services13.1%17.0%
      Public administration3.5%5.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%1.9%
      Education, health & social services7.0%28.4%

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      La Selva Beach, CA2,633$97,83377%
      Morgan Hill, CA41,839$100,90082%

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      Plainfield, IL41,881$116,896111%
      Bozeman, MT41,761$48,61212%
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      Urbana, IL41,941$33,08140%
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      Morgan Hill, CA41,839$100,90082%
      Source: The Morgan Hill, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).