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Income/capita 8%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 67%
IndexWheatlandCaliforniaNational
Income per capita$27,441$31,458$29,829
Median household income$65,696$63,783$55,322
Median income owner occupied$73,676$86,568$70,586
Median income renter occupied$47,292$43,419$35,192
Median earnings male$40,929$36,599$36,919
Median earnings female$20,156$27,020$26,250
Unemployment rate7.8%5.5%4.7%
Poverty level13.9%15.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Wheatland is 8% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Wheatland is 19% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Wheatland is 67% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Wheatland is 8% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $43,792$65,696$131,392
      City
      $42,517$63,783$127,566
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Wheatland median earnings by income bracket

      Wheatland employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector7.2%7.8%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%6.7%
      Wholesale & retail services6.8%13.1%
      Public administration16.1%10.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.6%0.9%
      Education, health & social services11.2%30.7%
      Other33.7%26.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Nicolaus, CA205$86,94457%
      Plumas Lake, CA6,434$85,42254%
      Rocklin, CA60,509$84,12152%
      Penryn, CA895$80,35745%
      Loomis, CA6,690$78,09941%
      Wheatland, CA3,617$65,69619%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cedar Springs, MI3,617$40,08928%
      Willcox, AZ3,617$43,32422%
      Fort Hall, ID3,617$38,42931%
      Spencerport, NY3,618$69,61226%
      Lowell, NC3,616$48,02413%
      Wheatland, CA3,617$65,69619%
      Source: The Wheatland, CA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).