Income/capita 19%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 69%
Income per capita$24,118$31,458$29,829
Median household income$61,616$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$82,244$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,876$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$44,783$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$26,758$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate7.9%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level16.0%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rosamond is 19% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Rosamond is 11% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rosamond is 69% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rosamond is 6% higher than the national average

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      Rosamond employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.2%4.3%
      Manufacturing sector18.6%2.9%
      Financial & insurance services2.7%4.2%
      Wholesale & retail services6.9%8.0%
      Public administration22.0%8.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.4%1.5%
      Education, health & social services5.4%36.1%

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      Quartz Hill, CA10,291$56,0631%
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      Mojave, CA4,239$34,28038%
      Rosamond, CA19,672$61,61611%

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      Rosamond, CA19,672$61,61611%
      Source: The Rosamond, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).