Income/capita 13%
Household income 8%
Unemployment 91%
IndexBlue HillsConnecticutNational
Income per capita$25,921$39,906$29,829
Median household income$59,934$71,755$55,322
Median income owner occupied$58,750$94,523$70,586
Median income renter occupied$78,162$37,585$35,192
Median earnings male$25,675$46,559$36,919
Median earnings female$36,875$31,943$26,250
Unemployment rate8.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.3%10.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Blue Hills is 13% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Blue Hills is 8% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Blue Hills is 91% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Blue Hills is 65% lower than the national average

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      Blue Hills employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.7%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector10.6%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services1.5%6.6%
      Wholesale & retail services33.3%20.7%
      Public administration1.0%7.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services17.7%43.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      West Simsbury, CT2,354$148,934169%
      North Granby, CT1,471$130,649136%
      Weatogue, CT3,179$124,621125%
      Simsbury Center, CT5,968$104,82689%
      Terramuggus, CT934$104,43289%
      Blue Hills, CT3,181$59,9348%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pleasant Valley, WV3,181$52,6695%
      McChord AFB, WA3,181$50,4099%
      Abingdon, IL3,181$40,14027%
      Pittsboro, IN3,181$79,50544%
      Monument Beach, MA3,182$66,56320%
      Blue Hills, CT3,181$59,9348%
      Source: The Blue Hills, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).