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Income/capita 42%
Household income 45%
Unemployment 15%
IndexTruckeeCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$42,439$31,458$29,829
Median household income$79,971$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$95,388$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,922$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$41,594$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$36,219$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level6.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Truckee is 42% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Truckee is 45% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Truckee is 15% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Truckee is 55% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $53,308$79,971$159,942
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Truckee median earnings by income bracket

      Truckee employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry20.8%4.0%
      Manufacturing sector4.8%0.4%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%1.5%
      Wholesale & retail services9.7%5.7%
      Public administration3.9%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.7%1.3%
      Education, health & social services6.5%38.2%
      Other45.7%43.5%

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      Carnelian Bay, CA386$94,37571%
      Incline Village, NV8,621$77,01439%
      Verdi, NV1,399$71,39729%
      Truckee, CA16,231$79,97145%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hibbing, MN16,230$42,00424%
      Anacortes, WA16,229$61,92212%
      West Lealman, FL16,235$35,25036%
      Clarksburg, WV16,226$37,19033%
      Streetsboro, OH16,224$58,5116%
      Truckee, CA16,231$79,97145%
      Source: The Truckee, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).