Income/capita 9%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 7%
IndexSignal HillCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$32,382$31,458$29,829
Median household income$70,286$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$102,131$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$45,138$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$41,987$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$31,606$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.0%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level15.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Signal Hill is 9% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Signal Hill is 27% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Signal Hill is 7% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Signal Hill is 3% higher than the national average

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      Signal Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.7%3.4%
      Manufacturing sector11.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.0%1.7%
      Wholesale & retail services8.0%12.0%
      Public administration4.3%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.5%3.9%
      Education, health & social services13.6%36.0%

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      Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,206$129,728134%
      Hermosa Beach, CA19,726$121,345119%
      Signal Hill, CA11,404$70,28627%

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      Centerton, AR11,403$63,17014%
      Two Rivers, WI11,409$40,68826%
      Summit, IL11,409$47,42114%
      Ionia, MI11,396$32,28642%
      Mendota, CA11,394$26,09453%
      Signal Hill, CA11,404$70,28627%
      Source: The Signal Hill, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).