Income/capita 55%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 255%
Income per capita$13,483$31,458$29,829
Median household income$34,886$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$47,891$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$0$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$17,981$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate16.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level23.2%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Wawona is 55% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Wawona is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Wawona is 255% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Wawona is 53% higher than the national average

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      Wawona employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration34.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%44.9%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      El Portal, CA403$96,69675%
      Ahwahnee, CA2,225$64,04916%
      Bootjack, CA705$43,75021%
      Nipinnawasee, CA327$38,97130%
      Yosemite Valley, CA1,000$37,13233%
      Wawona, CA453$34,88637%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Plymouth, NE453$43,75021%
      Arapahoe, NC453$42,70823%
      Lennon, MI453$50,9388%
      Barryton, MI453$26,14653%
      Lincoln Park, GA453$15,27872%
      Wawona, CA453$34,88637%
      Source: The Wawona, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).