Income/capita 103%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 23%
IndexWest HollywoodCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$60,680$31,458$29,829
Median household income$61,127$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$104,667$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$54,542$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$49,082$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$42,492$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate5.7%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level13.7%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in West Hollywood is 103% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in West Hollywood is 10% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in West Hollywood is 23% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in West Hollywood is 10% lower than the national average

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      West Hollywood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.2%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector2.9%0.5%
      Financial & insurance services2.6%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services11.7%11.1%
      Public administration1.9%1.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.9%0.4%
      Education, health & social services10.5%14.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      La Cañada Flintridge, CA20,477$158,438186%
      Manhattan Beach, CA35,573$144,868162%
      San Marino, CA13,324$139,792153%
      Topanga, CA7,858$118,561114%
      Beverly Hills, CA34,627$100,63082%
      West Hollywood, CA35,661$61,12710%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Newnan, GA35,642$51,6937%
      Cottage Grove, MN35,632$85,51655%
      Randallstown, MD35,725$77,64340%
      Moorpark, CA35,594$100,45782%
      Manhattan Beach, CA35,573$144,868162%
      West Hollywood, CA35,661$61,12710%
      Source: The West Hollywood, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).