San Diego s population is 3.3M, with a total workforce of 1.5M. The labor market grew by 19,600 jobs over the past year, up by 1.3%. The median household income in San Diego is $79,320, 4.1% higher than last year and 29.2% above the national average of $61,372. In the housing market, total permits issued totaled 8,018 over the last twelve months, down 31.7% year-over-year. San Diego has 131 active new home projects on the market, 1.6% more than the 129 from last year. The average list price in the market is $912,485, 7.7% higher than last year and 201.4% above the national average. Over the last three months, new home contracts decreased by 19.8% to 731. San Diego and Chula Vista had the highest concentration of the new home contracts in the San Diego market.