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Income/capita 37%
Household income 13%
Unemployment 2%
IndexPiruCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$18,684$31,458$29,829
Median household income$48,068$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$59,625$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,000$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$26,365$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$20,114$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.8%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level9.4%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Piru is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Piru is 13% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Piru is 2% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Piru is 38% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $32,042$48,068$96,136
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Piru median earnings by income bracket

      Piru employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.8%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector23.8%18.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%7.3%
      Wholesale & retail services15.8%19.9%
      Public administration2.8%6.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.4%26.3%
      Other28.5%21.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bell Canyon, CA2,159$201,875265%
      Santa Rosa Valley, CA3,601$178,400222%
      Stevenson Ranch, CA19,737$121,802120%
      Hasley Canyon, CA1,135$107,70895%
      Castaic, CA19,529$107,20094%
      Piru, CA1,950$48,06813%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Laurel Springs, NJ1,950$84,20552%
      Mannington, WV1,951$48,81612%
      Greenfield, IA1,951$43,83221%
      Fall Branch, TN1,951$49,43211%
      Alum Creek, WV1,949$36,95733%
      Piru, CA1,950$48,06813%
      Source: The Piru, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).