This section shows the Alpine Village CDP California economy using the most recent economic analysis from the 2022 Census Bureau. Starting with Figure 1 which shows the median earnings per worker, Alpine Village CDP depicts it has a Median earnings of $61,250 which is the second most of all the places in the metro area. The place with the highest median earnings per worker in the area is Double Spring CDP which shows a median earnings of $73,306 (19.7% larger). Comparing median earnings per worker to the United States average of $53,269, Alpine Village CDP is 15.0% larger. Also, benchmarked against the state of California, median earnings per worker of $58,825, Alpine Village CDP is only about 4.1% larger.
In Figure 2 a more complete view of income is shown which aggregates income from all members in the household and it has a Median household income of $80,500 which is less than most other places in the metropolitan area. The place with the highest median household income in the area is Mesa Vista CDP which depicts a median income of $93,438 (16.1% larger). Comparing median household income to the United States average of $69,021, Alpine Village CDP is 16.6% larger. Also, in contrast to the state of California, median household income of $84,097, Alpine Village CDP is only about 4.5% smaller.
The next section examines a variety of different income statistics for the Alpine Village CDP metropolitan area. In Figure 3 we see that it has the percentage of earnings between $10,000 and $14,999 less than most other places in the local area at 3.4% of the total. Second, it has the smallest proportion of earnings between $15,000 and $19,999 at 16.9% of the total. Third, it has the smallest proportion of earnings between $20,000 and $49,999 at 8.5% of the total. Also, it has the largest proportion of earnings between $75,000 and $99,999 at 11.0% of the total and is ranked #1. Dividing median annual worker earnings by the average number of hours worked in a year in Figure 4 shows that it has a Avg Hrly Earnings of $31.33 which is the second most of all the places in the local area. The place with the highest average hourly earnings in the area is Double Spring CDP which shows an average hourly earnings of $33.65 (7.4% larger). Comparing average hourly earnings to the United States average of $26.40, Alpine Village CDP is 18.7% larger. Also, measured against the state of California, average hourly earnings of $29.69, Alpine Village CDP is only about 5.5% larger.
Figure 5 examines the number of self employed people in the Alpine Village CDP metro area based on the number of people who reported any self employment income. Alpine Village CDP shows it has a Self Employed of 19.7% which is at the top of all other places in the greater Alpine Village CDP region.
Figure 6 breaks down the source of income and Alpine Village CDP has the smallest proportion of investment and retirement income at 7.3% of the total.
The next chart (Figure 7) shows the percentage of households that had retirement income over the last 12 months and it has a With Retirement Income of 30.3% which is the second smallest in order of households with retirement income of all the other places in the area. The place with the highest households with retirement income in the area is Ruhenstroth CDP which shows a households with retirement income of 62.6% (about twice as large).
The percentage of full-time workers are compared to the number of part-time workers in Figure 8. Alpine Village CDP shows full time employees about twice as large as the part time employees.
Similar to the last chart is Figure 9 which shows the number of people who are self employed but in more detailed industry categories such as manufacturing, retail sales, residential real estate, commercial real estate, health care, exports/imports, and advanced industries, etc. Alpine Village CDP depicts it has the hightest entrepreneurs of 60% for the self employed in professional, scientific, management, administrative services classification.
Figure 10 shows the cost of living and other consumer spending categories for a variety of cost components from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Alpine Village CDP depicts it has the hightest cost of 141.9 for the cost of housing category.
Alpine Village CDP California Poverty Charts
In Figure 11 the percentage of people earning less than the poverty level is shown and compared across the group of places. Alpine Village CDP shows it has a Percent of Population In Poverty of 23.4% which is at the top of all other places in the greater Alpine Village CDP region.
Additionally, Figure 12 looks at the percentage of people who receive some form of public assistance including general assistance, temporary assistance or food stamps (i.e. SNAP.) Alpine Village CDP shows it has a Public Assistance Percent of 5.3% which is in the mid range of other places in the greater region. The place with the highest households with public assistance in the area is Gardnerville Ranchos CDP which depicts a households with public assistance of 7.7% (46.3% larger).
Alpine Village CDP California Labor Force Charts
The table in Figure 13, shows Alpine Village CDP employment data in terms of job categories and salary data.
The next two charts look at monthly trended employment related performance using data estimated by economists at the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). The BLS tracks unemployment statistics for a large number of areas throughout the country on a month to month basis. However, not every location in the U.S. is tracked by the BLS so the chart will only show the closest location available (which may be the same location.) Figure 14 shows the monthly unemployment rate for the area as well as a comparison to the overall national economy measure for the United States. Note that in March to April 2022, the Covid 19 recession occurred and affects this metric. The monthly unemployment rate shows that from February 2017 to before the COVID-19 Pandemic it went from 6.2% to 3.4% in December 2019. This represents a decrease in the monthly unemployment rate of 45.2%. Since that time, the monthly unemployment rate has gone to 3.4%. This represents an increase in the monthly unemployment rate of very little.
Alpine Village CDP California Jobs Charts
In the jobs section of economic activity charts in Figure 15 shows the average annual earnings for very high level job industry categories for full time and year round employed.
Figure 16 shows the average median earnings for different categories of jobs.
Alpine Village CDP California Work Commute Charts
Figure 18 shows a more detailed view of how the population commutes to work for (for example to downtown Alpine Village CDP or elsewhere.) Alpine Village CDP has the largest proportion of people who drove alone at 89% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 19 is provided for comparison purposes to the previous chart. It shows how people get to work overall on average in the United States.
The average commute time is shown in Figure 21. Alpine Village CDP depicts it has a Avg Commute Time of 18 which is the smallest in terms of average commute time of all the other places in the area.
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