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Income/capita 78%
Household income 60%
Unemployment 164%
IndexPlainviewCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$6,653$31,458$29,829
Median household income$22,083$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,583$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,956$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$0$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$9,118$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate12.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level66.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Plainview is 78% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Plainview is 60% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Plainview is 164% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Plainview is 341% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $14,720$22,083$44,166
      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.

      Plainview median earnings by income bracket

      Plainview employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.6%146.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.6%6.2%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services5.8%18.5%
      Other70.5%66.2%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Visalia, CA128,738$52,0996%
      East Tulare Villa, CA923$52,0836%
      Tonyville, CA816$48,28113%
      Tulare, CA61,664$47,19615%
      Lindcove, CA515$43,50021%
      Plainview, CA906$22,08360%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Brooklyn, CT906$101,73184%
      Pleasantville, PA906$42,67923%
      Henderson, MN906$60,5569%
      Morning Sun, IA906$47,98113%
      Lemannville, LA905$26,57152%
      Plainview, CA906$22,08360%
      Source: The Plainview, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).