Income/capita 51%
Household income 7%
Unemployment 89%
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Income per capita$14,765$31,458$29,829
Median household income$51,315$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$59,849$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$39,298$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$30,342$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$20,800$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate8.8%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level23.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Perris is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Perris is 7% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Perris is 89% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Perris is 56% higher than the national average

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      Perris employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.3%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector13.1%2.6%
      Financial & insurance services1.2%3.0%
      Wholesale & retail services18.5%21.1%
      Public administration3.2%5.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.2%9.7%
      Education, health & social services5.8%33.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      El Sobrante, CA15,374$106,21992.0%
      French Valley, CA27,949$96,75474.9%
      Temescal Valley, CA24,797$90,33263.3%
      Woodcrest, CA16,296$88,13359.3%
      Canyon Lake, CA10,985$84,01551.9%
      Perris, CA73,718$51,3157.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Manteca, CA73,570$64,50216.6%
      Gastonia, NC73,877$43,00322.3%
      Union City, CA73,500$91,62965.6%
      Milpitas, CA73,447$103,62387.3%
      Appleton, WI73,446$53,8782.6%
      Perris, CA73,718$51,3157.2%
      Source: The Perris, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).