Income/capita 18%
Household income 7%
Unemployment 48%
Income per capita$24,582$31,458$29,829
Median household income$51,555$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$70,140$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,391$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$36,131$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$23,086$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate6.9%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level16.3%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Turlock is 18% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Turlock is 7% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Turlock is 48% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Turlock is 8% higher than the national average

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      Turlock employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.1%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector16.6%9.2%
      Financial & insurance services1.9%2.6%
      Wholesale & retail services15.5%13.2%
      Public administration4.0%4.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.3%2.0%
      Education, health & social services15.9%42.6%

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      McSwain, CA4,397$104,72289%
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      Livingston, CA13,703$55,2260%
      Hughson, CA7,160$54,3522%
      Turlock, CA71,166$51,5557%

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      Temple, TX71,138$48,86012%
      Lynwood, CA71,233$43,84821%
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      Gulfport, MS71,265$37,03733%
      Fort Myers, FL71,051$38,97130%
      Turlock, CA71,166$51,5557%
      Source: The Turlock, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).