Income/capita 72%
Household income 47%
Unemployment 1%
Income per capita$51,426$28,473$29,829
Median household income$81,473$50,826$55,322
Median income owner occupied$122,321$61,950$70,586
Median income renter occupied$55,263$28,066$35,192
Median earnings male$47,058$34,117$36,919
Median earnings female$30,714$25,068$26,250
Unemployment rate4.6%3.8%4.7%
Poverty level6.3%13.5%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Falmouth is 72% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Falmouth is 47% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Falmouth is 1% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Falmouth is 58% lower than the national average

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      Falmouth median earnings by income bracket

      Falmouth employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry1.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector3.7%7.5%
      Financial & insurance services8.7%4.6%
      Wholesale & retail services14.0%13.0%
      Public administration1.2%4.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.5%4.8%
      Education, health & social services17.3%25.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cumberland Center, ME2,475$127,396130%
      Cousins Island, ME659$102,18885%
      Littlejohn Island, ME95$95,08972%
      Falmouth Foreside, ME1,637$92,22267%
      North Windham, ME5,226$67,50022%
      Falmouth, ME2,018$81,47347%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Anchor Point, AK2,018$54,8551%
      Riverside, AL2,018$55,6251%
      Stewart Manor, NY2,018$115,313108%
      Seneca, KS2,019$38,43831%
      Belvedere, CA2,017$178,750223%
      Falmouth, ME2,018$81,47347%
      Source: The Falmouth, ME employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).