Income/capita 15%
Household income 1%
Unemployment 7%
IndexQuartz HillCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$25,432$31,458$29,829
Median household income$56,063$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$67,113$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,017$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$43,201$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$25,891$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level23.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Quartz Hill is 15% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Quartz Hill is 1% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Quartz Hill is 7% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Quartz Hill is 56% higher than the national average

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      Quartz Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.4%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector11.5%1.9%
      Financial & insurance services1.6%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services10.6%20.5%
      Public administration8.3%9.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.0%1.9%
      Education, health & social services14.8%31.9%

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      Rosamond, CA19,672$61,61611%
      Elizabeth Lake, CA1,772$54,3492%
      Quartz Hill, CA10,291$56,0631%

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      Northbrook, OH10,297$43,87521%
      Pleasant Grove, AL10,284$63,29214%
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      Nanticoke, PA10,302$35,28936%
      Jackson, WY10,279$70,51727%
      Quartz Hill, CA10,291$56,0631%
      Source: The Quartz Hill, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).