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Income/capita 66%
Household income 109%
Unemployment 43%
IndexCroftonMarylandNational
Income per capita$49,575$37,756$29,829
Median household income$115,593$76,067$55,322
Median income owner occupied$125,086$95,994$70,586
Median income renter occupied$87,377$47,333$35,192
Median earnings male$71,637$46,495$36,919
Median earnings female$53,314$35,612$26,250
Unemployment rate2.7%4.5%4.7%
Poverty level2.4%9.9%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Crofton is 66% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Crofton is 109% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Crofton is 43% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Crofton is 84% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $77,054$115,593$231,186
      City
      $50,706$76,067$152,134
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Crofton median earnings by income bracket

      Crofton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.8%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector5.5%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services4.5%3.4%
      Wholesale & retail services13.3%6.5%
      Public administration20.8%19.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.0%1.1%
      Education, health & social services10.3%34.8%
      Other32.8%28.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Highland, MD950$212,955285%
      Fairwood, MD5,756$146,953166%
      Brock Hall, MD10,594$137,663149%
      Woodmore, MD4,205$137,500149%
      University Park, MD2,635$136,250146%
      Crofton, MD27,663$115,593109%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Forest Hills, MI27,667$119,473116%
      Maywood, CA27,672$36,69634%
      Marshalltown, IA27,637$50,9348%
      Stockbridge, GA27,692$54,7691%
      Slidell, LA27,697$52,0996%
      Crofton, MD27,663$115,593109%
      Source: The Crofton, MD employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).