Income/capita 23%
Household income 6%
Unemployment 4%
Income per capita$23,068$31,458$29,829
Median household income$52,099$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$66,947$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$32,133$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$32,822$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$26,211$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.9%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level22.1%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Visalia is 23% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Visalia is 6% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Visalia is 4% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Visalia is 46% higher than the national average

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      Visalia employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.4%1.5%
      Manufacturing sector11.5%7.8%
      Financial & insurance services2.1%4.8%
      Wholesale & retail services16.7%12.6%
      Public administration7.1%7.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%2.2%
      Education, health & social services15.0%40.9%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Kingsburg, CA11,716$61,92512%
      East Tulare Villa, CA923$52,0836%
      Lemon Cove, CA257$48,33313%
      Tonyville, CA816$48,28113%
      Tulare, CA61,664$47,19615%
      Visalia, CA128,738$52,0996%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Thousand Oaks, CA128,623$101,04583%
      Gainesville, FL128,610$32,71641%
      Denton, TX128,421$50,4879%
      Roseville, CA128,276$78,44642%
      Carrollton, TX129,266$70,07227%
      Visalia, CA128,738$52,0996%
      Source: The Visalia, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).