Income/capita 29%
Household income 63%
Unemployment 50%
IndexWest BishopCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$38,468$31,458$29,829
Median household income$89,917$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$93,333$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$46,477$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$46,607$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$21,118$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate2.3%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level2.6%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in West Bishop is 29% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in West Bishop is 63% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in West Bishop is 50% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in West Bishop is 83% lower than the national average

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      West Bishop employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.3%2.4%
      Manufacturing sector4.4%1.3%
      Financial & insurance services3.3%0.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%12.7%
      Public administration6.9%17.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.0%0.9%
      Education, health & social services11.3%28.6%

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      Swall Meadows, CA194$91,25065%
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      Wilkerson, CA548$75,87537%
      Chalfant, CA535$67,38622%
      Sunny Slopes, CA34$60,5779%
      West Bishop, CA2,901$89,91763%

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      West Bishop, CA2,901$89,91763%
      Source: The West Bishop, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).