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Income/capita 14%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 3%
IndexReddingCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$25,609$31,458$29,829
Median household income$44,573$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$61,281$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,393$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$31,706$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$22,712$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level18.1%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Redding is 14% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Redding is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Redding is 3% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Redding is 20% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $29,712$44,573$89,146
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Redding median earnings by income bracket

      Redding employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.5%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector7.0%1.1%
      Financial & insurance services3.2%4.7%
      Wholesale & retail services17.1%13.5%
      Public administration5.7%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%1.1%
      Education, health & social services14.6%37.9%
      Other31.4%32.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Palo Cedro, CA1,379$78,45042%
      Millville, CA757$61,91212%
      Shasta, CA1,737$56,6892%
      Bella Vista, CA2,706$51,6257%
      Shasta Lake, CA10,151$46,15017%
      Redding, CA91,320$44,57319%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sunrise, FL91,177$50,2979%
      San Marcos, CA91,479$63,96016%
      Westminster, CA91,635$55,2870%
      Boca Raton, FL91,702$72,97032%
      Santa Barbara, CA90,922$66,91621%
      Redding, CA91,320$44,57319%
      Source: The Redding, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).