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IndexElliot LakeOntarioNational
Median household income$49,590$87,353$82,436
Unemployment rate3.0%4.2%6.4%
In labour force35.5%61.7%63.9%

Key findings

  • The median household income in Elliot Lake is 40% lower than the national average
  • The unemployment rate in Elliot Lake is 53% lower than the national average
  • In Elliot Lake 11.1% of people earn $20,000 or less
  • In Elliot Lake 7.9% of people earn between $80,000 and $100,000
  • In Elliot Lake 0.5% of people earn $300,000 or more

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      $33,056 $49,590 $99,180
      $58,229 $87,353 $174,706
      $54,951 $82,436 $164,872
      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.

      Elliot Lake median earnings by income bracket

      Elliot Lake employment by industry

      Labour TypePercent
      Construction industry2.3%
      Manufacturing sector1.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.5%
      Wholesale & retail services5.2%
      Public administration2.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.1%
      Education, health & social services10.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Blind River, ON3,555$59,33828.0%
      Serpent River 7, ON376$42,12048.9%
      Elliot Lake, ON10,836$49,59039.8%

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      Elliot Lake, ON10,836$49,59039.8%
      Source: The Elliot Lake, ON data and statistics displayed above are derived from Statistics Canada and updated for 2021 by Environics Analytics.