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Income/capita 29%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 23%
IndexOxnardCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$21,102$31,458$29,829
Median household income$61,709$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$81,324$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$46,654$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$26,377$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$20,945$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.7%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level16.3%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oxnard is 29% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oxnard is 12% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oxnard is 23% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oxnard is 8% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $41,135$61,709$123,418
      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.

      Oxnard median earnings by income bracket

      Oxnard employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.8%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector13.7%21.4%
      Financial & insurance services1.9%4.8%
      Wholesale & retail services14.8%17.0%
      Public administration4.3%5.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.6%1.5%
      Education, health & social services7.5%26.8%
      Other42.2%33.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Channel Islands Beach, CA2,954$101,00783%
      Casa Conejo, CA3,180$96,93275%
      Camarillo, CA66,630$88,12559%
      Oak View, CA4,472$71,62929%
      San Buenaventura (Ventura), CA109,067$70,54128%
      Oxnard, CA204,752$61,70912%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fontana, CA205,228$65,99519%
      Tacoma, WA205,602$53,5533%
      Fayetteville, NC203,670$43,88221%
      Moreno Valley, CA202,061$56,4562%
      Montgomery, AL201,717$43,44021%
      Oxnard, CA204,752$61,70912%
      Source: The Oxnard, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).