Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$40,016$28,473$29,829
Median household income$90,509$50,826$55,322
Median income owner occupied$100,465$61,950$70,586
Median income renter occupied$43,431$28,066$35,192
Median earnings male$43,125$34,117$36,919
Median earnings female$49,336$25,068$26,250
Unemployment rate1.3%3.8%4.7%
Poverty level6.7%13.5%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hampden is 34% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Hampden is 64% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hampden is 71% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hampden is 56% lower than the national average

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      $60,333 $90,509 $181,018
      $33,880 $50,826 $101,652
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Hampden median earnings by income bracket

      Hampden employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.9%10.9%
      Manufacturing sector7.1%7.1%
      Financial & insurance services2.8%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services24.6%24.6%
      Public administration2.4%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.3%2.3%
      Education, health & social services13.4%13.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Winterport, ME1,450$61,38011.0%
      Milford, ME2,356$52,6744.8%
      Brewer, ME9,026$48,45012.4%
      Bangor, ME32,029$47,53814.1%
      Orono, ME9,523$43,10222.1%
      Hampden, ME4,373$90,50963.6%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Barnwell, SC4,373$30,75044.4%
      Okauchee Lake, WI4,373$108,87596.8%
      La Joya, TX4,374$27,89449.6%
      North Terre Haute, IN4,371$46,43416.1%
      Isle of Palms, SC4,371$128,523132.3%
      Hampden, ME4,373$90,50963.6%
      Source: The Hampden, ME employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).