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Income/capita 104%
Household income 60%
Unemployment 30%
IndexEssex VillageConnecticutNational
Income per capita$60,908$39,906$29,829
Median household income$88,517$71,755$55,322
Median income owner occupied$108,537$94,523$70,586
Median income renter occupied$39,208$37,585$35,192
Median earnings male$83,571$46,559$36,919
Median earnings female$22,300$31,943$26,250
Unemployment rate3.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level3.5%10.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Essex Village is 104% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Essex Village is 60% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Essex Village is 30% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Essex Village is 77% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $59,005$88,517$177,034
      City
      $47,831$71,755$143,510
      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.

      Essex Village median earnings by income bracket

      Essex Village employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector17.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.7%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services4.8%10.4%
      Public administration2.2%0.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services15.1%35.1%
      Other39.9%40.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fenwick, CT78$210,625281%
      Durham, CT2,687$103,04986%
      Saybrook Manor, CT1,193$87,16758%
      Higganum, CT1,745$84,97254%
      Chester Center, CT1,986$73,47733%
      Essex Village, CT2,209$88,51760%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Albion, IL2,208$39,47129%
      Columbus, MT2,208$49,80510%
      Snow Hill, MD2,208$37,01233%
      Summit, MS2,210$24,63955%
      Walnut Hill, TN2,208$41,77924%
      Essex Village, CT2,209$88,51760%
      Source: The Essex Village, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).