Kensington employment information

IndexKensingtonConnecticutNational
Income per capita$41,843$39,906$29,829
Median household income$89,500$71,755$55,322
Median income owner occupied$100,676$94,523$70,586
Median income renter occupied$55,608$37,585$35,192
Median earnings male$66,144$46,559$36,919
Median earnings female$44,357$31,943$26,250
Unemployment rate3.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level3.3%10.4%15.1%
The Kensington, CT employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Kensington is $41,843, which is 5% higher than than the Connecticut average and 40% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $89,500, which is 25% higher than than the Connecticut average and 62% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Kensington is 3%, which is 36% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Kensington is 3% which is 78% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$59,660$89,500$179,000
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.

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  • The income per capita in Kensington is 40% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Kensington is 62% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Kensington is 36% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Kensington is 78% lower than the national average.

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Kensington median earnings by income bracket

Kensington employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry11.6%3.5%
Manufacturing sector14.5%0.0%
Financial & insurance services6.7%12.5%
Wholesale & retail services20.8%12.8%
Public administration7.1%4.9%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%1.8%
Education, health & social services11.4%38.6%
Other19.1%14.6%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Durham, CT2,687$103,04986%
Cheshire Village, CT6,103$99,18679%
West Hartford, CT63,187$91,87566%
Glastonbury Center, CT7,523$86,85257%
East Hampton, CT2,693$86,56956%
Kensington, CT8,528$89,50062%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Flowood, MS8,532$58,1195%
Farmingdale, NY8,532$79,29143%
Sanatoga, PA8,534$67,82023%
Meadowbrook, AL8,534$93,13968%
Northfield, NJ8,537$72,65631%
Kensington, CT8,528$89,50062%
Source: The Kensington, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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