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Income/capita 33%
Household income 84%
Unemployment 100%
IndexBrooklynConnecticutNational
Income per capita$19,989$39,906$29,829
Median household income$101,731$71,755$55,322
Median income owner occupied$89,500$94,523$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$37,585$35,192
Median earnings male$0$46,559$36,919
Median earnings female$0$31,943$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level12.8%10.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Brooklyn is 33% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Brooklyn is 84% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Brooklyn is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Brooklyn is 15% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $67,813$101,731$203,462
      City
      $47,831$71,755$143,510
      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.

      Brooklyn median earnings by income bracket

      Brooklyn employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry36.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector15.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration15.8%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services17.9%100.0%
      Other13.7%0.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mansfield Center, CT969$90,46964%
      Greene, RI728$86,33356%
      South Woodstock, CT1,246$61,59111%
      Wauregan, CT1,346$58,7506%
      Moosup, CT3,558$54,7501%
      Brooklyn, CT906$101,73184%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Plainview, CA906$22,08360%
      Pleasantville, PA906$42,67923%
      Morning Sun, IA906$47,98113%
      Henderson, MN906$60,5569%
      Fouke, AR905$24,66755%
      Brooklyn, CT906$101,73184%
      Source: The Brooklyn, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).