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Income/capita 36%
Household income 85%
Unemployment 33%
IndexAllenTexasNational
Income per capita$40,563$27,828$29,829
Median household income$102,215$54,727$55,322
Median income owner occupied$116,430$70,980$70,586
Median income renter occupied$61,261$36,330$35,192
Median earnings male$61,837$36,153$36,919
Median earnings female$39,343$25,035$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%4.1%4.7%
Poverty level5.1%16.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Allen is 36% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Allen is 85% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Allen is 33% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Allen is 66% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $68,136$102,215$204,430
      City
      $36,481$54,727$109,454
      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.

      Allen median earnings by income bracket

      Allen employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.4%2.7%
      Manufacturing sector14.4%0.9%
      Financial & insurance services8.1%9.3%
      Wholesale & retail services15.0%14.5%
      Public administration2.8%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.0%1.3%
      Education, health & social services8.9%35.2%
      Other33.9%25.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hebron, TX413$148,750169%
      Parker, TX4,241$133,494141%
      Lucas, TX6,585$133,419141%
      Prosper, TX15,236$120,270117%
      Murphy, TX20,015$118,843115%
      Allen, TX94,710$102,21585%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sparks, NV94,718$54,1962%
      Brockton, MA94,813$49,95610%
      Livonia, MI94,849$71,06328%
      Beaverton, OR94,865$59,6208%
      League City, TX94,976$97,08775%
      Allen, TX94,710$102,21585%
      Source: The Allen, TX employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).