Income/capita 168%
Household income 207%
Unemployment 33%
Income per capita$79,870$31,458$29,829
Median household income$169,579$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$181,149$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$111,660$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$126,930$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$59,250$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level4.5%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Saratoga is 168% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Saratoga is 207% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Saratoga is 33% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Saratoga is 70% lower than the national average

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      Saratoga employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.3%0.6%
      Manufacturing sector30.9%0.5%
      Financial & insurance services5.0%3.9%
      Wholesale & retail services7.8%10.9%
      Public administration1.3%3.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.1%0.3%
      Education, health & social services9.8%31.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Atherton, CA7,127$250,001352%
      Ladera, CA1,514$250,001352%
      Los Altos Hills, CA8,376$243,701341%
      Portola Valley, CA4,550$232,981321%
      Woodside, CA5,496$223,934305%
      Saratoga, CA30,830$169,579207%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Miami Lakes, FL30,833$72,22531%
      Granger, IN30,819$93,82570%
      Oceanside, NY30,813$102,53485%
      Queen Creek, AZ30,849$90,68764%
      Holladay, UT30,793$77,75341%
      Saratoga, CA30,830$169,579207%
      Source: The Saratoga, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).