Income/capita 91%
Household income 119%
Unemployment 22%
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IndexOak ParkCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$57,106$31,458$29,829
Median household income$121,348$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$138,068$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$86,642$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$85,790$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$50,531$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.7%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level4.5%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oak Park is 91% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Oak Park is 119% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oak Park is 22% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oak Park is 70% lower than the national average

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      Oak Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.2%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector9.6%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services12.5%8.2%
      Wholesale & retail services9.1%10.1%
      Public administration3.6%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.3%1.6%
      Education, health & social services8.3%35.2%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lake Sherwood, CA1,651$250,001351.9%
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      Bell Canyon, CA2,159$201,875264.9%
      Santa Rosa Valley, CA3,601$178,400222.5%
      Westlake Village, CA8,443$130,272135.5%
      Oak Park, CA14,885$121,348119.3%

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      Manorville, NY14,885$104,66789.2%
      West Park, FL14,884$39,65728.3%
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      Mount Vernon, IL14,880$34,87637.0%
      Greece, NY14,892$49,72710.1%
      Oak Park, CA14,885$121,348119.3%
      Source: The Oak Park, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).