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Income/capita 29%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 2%
IndexWest Whittier-Los NietosCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$21,224$31,458$29,829
Median household income$64,943$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$70,659$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$51,113$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$34,988$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$25,610$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level10.3%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in West Whittier-Los Nietos is 29% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in West Whittier-Los Nietos is 17% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in West Whittier-Los Nietos is 2% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in West Whittier-Los Nietos is 32% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $43,291$64,943$129,886
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      West Whittier-Los Nietos median earnings by income bracket

      West Whittier-Los Nietos employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.8%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector19.4%1.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.0%5.7%
      Wholesale & retail services18.5%16.8%
      Public administration3.6%5.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.6%4.2%
      Education, health & social services9.8%37.1%
      Other21.9%18.5%

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      Rolling Hills Estates, CA8,206$129,728134%
      Yorba Linda, CA67,362$119,697116%
      West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA27,071$64,94317%

      Cities with similar population

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      Lafayette, CO27,053$72,89532%
      Short Pump, VA27,099$111,296101%
      Auburn, NY27,101$40,00528%
      Rexburg, ID27,114$26,44552%
      Tualatin, OR27,024$71,89630%
      West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA27,071$64,94317%
      Source: The West Whittier-Los Nietos, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).