Pacific Grove employment information

IndexPacific GroveCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$49,287$31,458$29,829
Median household income$81,304$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$104,239$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$64,006$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$53,088$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$37,392$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate2.7%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level6.7%15.8%15.1%
The Pacific Grove, CA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Pacific Grove is $49,287, which is 57% higher than than the California average and 65% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $81,304, which is 27% higher than than the California average and 47% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Pacific Grove is 3%, which is 41% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Pacific Grove is 7% which is 56% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$54,197$81,304$162,608
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Pacific Grove is 65% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Pacific Grove is 47% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Pacific Grove is 41% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Pacific Grove is 56% lower than the national average.

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Pacific Grove median earnings by income bracket

Pacific Grove employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.5%2.0%
Manufacturing sector4.3%2.0%
Financial & insurance services3.4%4.2%
Wholesale & retail services10.8%8.9%
Public administration7.9%7.3%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.5%1.6%
Education, health & social services19.9%39.9%
Other38.9%32.5%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Del Monte Forest, CA4,819$105,20890%
Elkhorn, CA1,091$103,75088%
Carmel Valley Village, CA4,282$90,81364%
Del Rey Oaks, CA1,683$86,80657%
Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA3,852$81,60748%
Pacific Grove, CA15,546$81,30447%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Adelphi, MD15,554$63,39615%
Damascus, MD15,554$116,890111%
Susanville, CA15,555$46,86315%
Brunswick, ME15,564$51,9056%
La Marque, TX15,567$42,57223%
Pacific Grove, CA15,546$81,30447%
Source: The Pacific Grove, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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