Income/capita 25%
Household income 20%
Unemployment 6%
Income per capita$37,294$39,906$29,829
Median household income$66,641$71,755$55,322
Median income owner occupied$73,929$94,523$70,586
Median income renter occupied$49,145$37,585$35,192
Median earnings male$44,011$46,559$36,919
Median earnings female$26,196$31,943$26,250
Unemployment rate4.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.4%10.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Clinton is 25% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Clinton is 20% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Clinton is 6% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Clinton is 45% lower than the national average

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      Clinton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.8%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector20.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services7.0%7.4%
      Wholesale & retail services18.4%12.4%
      Public administration0.6%0.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.2%2.6%
      Education, health & social services5.9%42.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fenwick, CT78$210,625281%
      Shelter Island Heights, NY1,386$135,063144%
      Durham, CT2,687$103,04986%
      Southold, NY6,261$91,46965%
      Essex Village, CT2,209$88,51760%
      Clinton, CT3,605$66,64120%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Brookhaven, NY3,605$86,01655%
      Bayport, MN3,604$69,34525%
      Columbus, TX3,604$40,49827%
      Lake Isabella, CA3,606$26,36952%
      Port Monmouth, NJ3,606$96,61575%
      Clinton, CT3,605$66,64120%
      Source: The Clinton, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).