Income/capita 112%
Household income 177%
Unemployment 46%
IndexShell RidgeCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$63,228$31,458$29,829
Median household income$153,333$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$153,333$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$115,066$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$0$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level0.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Shell Ridge is 112% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Shell Ridge is 177% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Shell Ridge is 46% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Shell Ridge is 95% lower than the national average

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      Shell Ridge employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector4.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services26.8%7.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.3%17.8%
      Public administration5.1%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services24.6%47.7%

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      Orinda, CA18,936$178,704223%
      Shell Ridge, CA1,123$153,333177%

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      Craig Beach, OH1,123$44,64319%
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      Lumpkin, GA1,123$22,04560%
      Cheswold, DE1,123$50,2949%
      Shell Ridge, CA1,123$153,333177%
      Source: The Shell Ridge, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).