Dorchester employment information

IndexDorchesterWisconsinNational
Income per capita$19,691$29,253$29,829
Median household income$39,857$54,610$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,909$69,544$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,833$31,736$35,192
Median earnings male$31,136$37,342$36,919
Median earnings female$26,875$25,818$26,250
Unemployment rate1.6%3.7%4.7%
Poverty level14.2%12.7%15.1%
The Dorchester, WI employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Dorchester is $19,691, which is 33% lower than than the Wisconsin average and 34% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $39,857, which is 27% lower than than the Wisconsin average and 28% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Dorchester is 2%, which is 65% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Dorchester is 14% which is 6% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$26,568$39,857$79,714
City
$36,403$54,610$109,220
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Dorchester is 34% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Dorchester is 28% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Dorchester is 65% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Dorchester is 6% lower than the national average.

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Dorchester employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry7.8%0.0%
Manufacturing sector42.4%25.4%
Financial & insurance services1.4%6.2%
Wholesale & retail services10.6%13.5%
Public administration1.4%2.6%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.2%0.0%
Education, health & social services2.1%32.1%
Other29.3%17.1%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Stratford, WI1,748$46,54816%
Withee, WI484$43,52321%
Athens, WI945$42,62523%
Colby, WI1,964$42,18824%
Curtiss, WI308$41,87524%
Dorchester, WI907$39,85728%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Brunswick, MO907$30,45545%
Bradenton Beach, FL907$37,50032%
Waddington, NY907$50,6258%
Madison, KS907$32,29242%
Woodhull, IL907$56,0421%
Dorchester, WI907$39,85728%
Source: The Dorchester, WI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).