Income/capita 30%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 133%
IndexMountain ViewTucsonArizona
Income per capita$20,979$20,896$26,686
Median household income$36,620$37,973$51,340
Median income owner occupied$0$52,648$63,012
Median income renter occupied$0$26,044$35,905
Median earnings male$27,422$23,789$33,127
Median earnings female$26,018$20,708$25,835
Unemployment rate10.9%6.2%4.7%
Poverty leveln/a25.1%17.7%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mountain View is 30% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mountain View is 34% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mountain View is 133% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mountain View is equal to the national average

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      Mountain View employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services53.5%47.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.7%9.0%
      Education, health & social services7.3%25.1%

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      Oro Valley, AZ42,379$75,96637%
      Valencia West, AZ11,247$57,8965%
      Tucson, AZ527,586$37,97331%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fresno, CA513,807$41,84224%
      Albuquerque, NM556,859$48,12713%
      Sacramento, CA484,530$52,0716%
      Kansas City, MO471,767$47,48914%
      Mesa, AZ470,456$50,6159%
      Tucson, AZ527,586$37,97331%
      Source: The Mountain View, Tucson, AZ employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).