Colchester employment information

Income per capita$34,565$38,480$28,555
Median household income$71,103$69,899$53,482
Median income owner occupied$95,038$91,087$68,142
Median income renter occupied$46,381$35,844$33,219
Median earnings male$40,485$45,498$36,116
Median earnings female$33,641$31,554$25,692
Unemployment rate3.6%6.4%5.8%
Poverty level8.6%10.5%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Colchester is 21% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Colchester is 33% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Colchester is 39% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Colchester is 45% lower than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Colchester median earnings by income bracket

Colchester employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.7%0.0%
Manufacturing sector13.6%4.0%
Financial & insurance services8.6%6.6%
Wholesale & retail services11.2%11.6%
Public administration5.4%6.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%0.9%
Education, health & social services13.7%40.8%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Terramuggus, CT837$116,302117%
East Hampton, CT2,402$101,07189%
Mansfield Center, CT1,055$96,41780%
Moodus, CT1,403$95,35078%
Glastonbury Center, CT7,418$86,62962%
Colchester, CT4,414$71,10333%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Elko New Market, MN4,414$97,13182%
Ste. Genevieve, MO4,413$36,09433%
Lakewood, IL4,411$127,764139%
Indian Mountain Lake, PA4,411$49,2928%
Magee, MS4,418$30,02044%
Colchester, CT4,414$71,10333%
Source: The Colchester, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.