Income/capita 45%
Household income 59%
Unemployment 77%
IndexSan DiegoTexasNational
Income per capita$16,472$27,828$29,829
Median household income$22,807$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$23,955$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,558$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$30,850$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$15,279$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate8.2%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level36.8%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in San Diego is 45% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in San Diego is 59% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in San Diego is 77% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in San Diego is 143% higher than the national average

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      San Diego employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.3%4.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%7.8%
      Wholesale & retail services5.0%12.1%
      Public administration5.6%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services11.7%62.4%

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      Coyote Acres, TX765$130,513136%
      Alice Acres, TX242$86,05356%
      Loma Linda East, TX391$50,7358%
      Alice, TX19,439$39,22029%
      Owl Ranch, TX125$33,62539%
      San Diego, TX4,563$22,80759%

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      Nowthen, MN4,562$83,57651%
      Wellsville, NY4,562$40,04828%
      Millis-Clicquot, MA4,565$82,91750%
      Ellisville, MS4,561$25,47054%
      San Diego, TX4,563$22,80759%
      Source: The San Diego, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).