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Income/capita 5%
Household income 49%
Unemployment 21%
IndexOakleyCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$28,288$31,458$29,829
Median household income$82,584$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$95,818$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$46,431$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$48,831$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$28,190$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.6%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level8.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oakley is 5% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oakley is 49% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oakley is 21% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oakley is 43% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $55,050$82,584$165,168
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      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.

      Oakley median earnings by income bracket

      Oakley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.5%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.0%0.8%
      Financial & insurance services3.0%10.6%
      Wholesale & retail services14.4%16.2%
      Public administration5.0%3.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.2%3.6%
      Education, health & social services9.7%31.5%
      Other27.5%28.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Blackhawk, CA9,468$180,515226%
      Camino Tassajara, CA3,456$175,382217%
      Diablo, CA807$169,211206%
      Clayton, CA11,655$136,946148%
      Discovery Bay, CA14,765$106,36792%
      Oakley, CA38,968$82,58449%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Essex, MD38,955$49,98610%
      Hallandale Beach, FL38,951$34,40038%
      Annapolis, MD39,009$74,18734%
      Weslaco, TX39,021$36,15735%
      Tupelo, MS38,856$43,15322%
      Oakley, CA38,968$82,58449%
      Source: The Oakley, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).