Income/capita 109%
Household income 99%
Unemployment 42%
Income per capita$62,301$38,069$29,829
Median household income$109,970$70,954$55,322
Median income owner occupied$149,743$95,052$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,563$39,116$35,192
Median earnings male$78,500$45,946$36,919
Median earnings female$26,106$32,028$26,250
Unemployment rate2.7%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level4.0%11.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hingham is 109% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Hingham is 99% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hingham is 42% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hingham is 73% lower than the national average

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      Hingham employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector4.2%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services15.6%6.8%
      Wholesale & retail services17.6%9.8%
      Public administration2.0%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.9%38.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Duxbury, MA1,498$165,531199%
      South Duxbury, MA3,684$130,260135%
      Milton, MA27,351$122,516121%
      Marshfield Hills, MA2,512$118,884115%
      Belmont, MA25,555$114,141106%
      Hingham, MA5,777$109,97099%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Robertsdale, AL5,776$38,46730%
      Sandersville, GA5,776$29,70346%
      Doney Park, AZ5,775$84,81653%
      Mount Carmel, PA5,773$32,45641%
      Laie, HI5,782$91,83666%
      Hingham, MA5,777$109,97099%
      Source: The Hingham, MA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).