Income/capita 74%
Household income 60%
Unemployment 206%
Income per capita$7,699$31,458$29,829
Median household income$22,210$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$24,375$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,697$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$14,630$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$8,485$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate14.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level48.4%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oasis is 74% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oasis is 60% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oasis is 206% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oasis is 220% higher than the national average

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      Oasis employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.7%5.6%
      Manufacturing sector1.4%117.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services3.0%5.2%
      Public administration0.0%0.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.4%0.6%
      Education, health & social services0.8%9.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      La Quinta, CA39,801$71,33829%
      Vista Santa Rosa, CA3,775$48,12513%
      Salton City, CA5,217$36,27434%
      Borrego Springs, CA2,328$34,04638%
      Desert Shores, CA1,173$32,73341%
      Oasis, CA4,374$22,21060%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Waverly, OH4,374$38,01531%
      Kenmar, PA4,373$34,73237%
      Haskell, AR4,376$67,32122%
      Bluffton, OH4,376$73,13232%
      South Haven, MI4,372$45,12318%
      Oasis, CA4,374$22,21060%
      Source: The Oasis, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).