Income/capita 31%
Household income 65%
Unemployment 9%
IndexSimi ValleyCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$38,927$31,458$29,829
Median household income$91,196$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$106,909$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$56,746$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$51,056$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$35,334$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level6.0%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Simi Valley is 31% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Simi Valley is 65% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Simi Valley is 9% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Simi Valley is 61% lower than the national average

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      Simi Valley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.2%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector14.7%1.1%
      Financial & insurance services7.3%12.6%
      Wholesale & retail services14.9%14.0%
      Public administration3.8%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.2%1.9%
      Education, health & social services9.9%27.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lake Sherwood, CA1,651$250,001352%
      Hidden Hills, CA1,573$211,250282%
      Bell Canyon, CA2,159$201,875265%
      Santa Rosa Valley, CA3,601$178,400222%
      Westlake Village, CA8,443$130,272135%
      Simi Valley, CA126,126$91,19665%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lafayette, LA125,808$47,94013%
      Kent, WA125,492$61,03310%
      Concord, CA126,938$71,47729%
      Stamford, CT127,410$81,63448%
      Topeka, KS127,472$43,74021%
      Simi Valley, CA126,126$91,19665%
      Source: The Simi Valley, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).