Income/capita 47%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 54%
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Income per capita$15,830$38,069$29,829
Median household income$62,212$70,954$55,322
Median income owner occupied$100,331$95,052$70,586
Median income renter occupied$47,231$39,116$35,192
Median earnings male$18,110$45,946$36,919
Median earnings female$60,500$32,028$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level24.8%11.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Devens is 47% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Devens is 12% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Devens is 54% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Devens is 64% higher than the national average

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      Devens employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.2%5.8%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%11.6%
      Public administration2.9%23.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services69.6%38.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cochituate, MA6,940$133,339141.0%
      West Concord, MA7,622$119,273115.6%
      Lunenburg, MA2,027$113,816105.7%
      Maynard, MA10,526$90,13462.9%
      Littleton Common, MA3,002$86,09455.6%
      Devens, MA1,773$62,21212.5%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Denton, NC1,773$36,40234.2%
      Contoocook, NH1,773$66,93221.0%
      Golden's Bridge, NY1,773$130,473135.8%
      Mulberry, AR1,772$27,29250.7%
      Elizabeth Lake, CA1,772$54,3491.8%
      Devens, MA1,773$62,21212.5%
      Source: The Devens, MA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).