Income/capita 93%
Household income 118%
Unemployment 50%
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IndexRancho Palos VerdesCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$57,464$31,458$29,829
Median household income$120,668$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$135,257$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$84,485$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$89,028$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$41,316$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate2.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level4.0%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rancho Palos Verdes is 93% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Rancho Palos Verdes is 118% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rancho Palos Verdes is 50% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rancho Palos Verdes is 73% lower than the national average

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      Rancho Palos Verdes employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.8%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector19.7%0.1%
      Financial & insurance services7.2%5.7%
      Wholesale & retail services14.3%12.1%
      Public administration2.9%2.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.9%5.1%
      Education, health & social services12.1%35.3%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rolling Hills, CA1,760$220,764299.1%
      Palos Verdes Estates, CA13,582$200,766262.9%
      Manhattan Beach, CA35,573$144,868161.9%
      Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,206$129,728134.5%
      Hermosa Beach, CA19,726$121,345119.3%
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,412$120,668118.1%

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      Oro Valley, AZ42,379$75,96637.3%
      Danville, VA42,360$33,72139.0%
      Bentonville, AR42,499$76,44738.2%
      Burke, VA42,290$134,290142.7%
      Burlington, VT42,556$46,75415.5%
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,412$120,668118.1%
      Source: The Rancho Palos Verdes, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).