Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
Search Homes for Sale
IndexNewport BeachCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$98,539$31,458$29,829
Median household income$133,849$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$180,141$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$100,300$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$98,609$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$52,598$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate1.8%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level6.9%15.8%15.1%
New Real Estate Listings in Newport Beach Area
Search Homes for Sale in Newport Beach, CA

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Newport Beach is 230% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Newport Beach is 142% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Newport Beach is 61% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Newport Beach is 55% lower than the national average

Best Places for Employment in and Around Newport Beach

See all the best places to live around Newport Beach

Compare Newport Beach, CA Employment

      How would you rate the job market in Newport Beach?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How accessible is public transit in Newport Beach?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Newport Beach poll results

      am i middle class

      Input your household income
      $89,223 $133,849 $267,698
      $42,517 $63,783 $127,566
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Newport Beach median earnings by income bracket

      Newport Beach employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.9%5.9%
      Manufacturing sector10.9%10.9%
      Financial & insurance services12.9%12.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.9%12.9%
      Public administration2.4%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.1%2.1%
      Education, health & social services11.6%11.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Villa Park, CA5,883$164,476197.3%
      North Tustin, CA25,147$149,631170.5%
      Rossmoor, CA11,923$138,641150.6%
      Laguna Beach, CA22,991$128,099131.6%
      Laguna Niguel, CA65,048$119,608116.2%
      Newport Beach, CA86,694$133,849141.9%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Fayetteville, AR86,622$47,35014.4%
      Waukegan, IL87,157$53,7782.8%
      Ogden, UT87,175$55,9741.2%
      St. George, UT87,176$59,9898.4%
      Avondale, AZ86,091$67,88622.7%
      Newport Beach, CA86,694$133,849141.9%
      Source: The Newport Beach, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).