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Income/capita 37%
Household income 42%
Unemployment 18%
IndexLake PocotopaugConnecticutNational
Income per capita$40,834$39,906$29,829
Median household income$78,594$71,755$55,322
Median income owner occupied$96,081$94,523$70,586
Median income renter occupied$44,118$37,585$35,192
Median earnings male$60,031$46,559$36,919
Median earnings female$33,205$31,943$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level6.0%10.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lake Pocotopaug is 37% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Lake Pocotopaug is 42% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lake Pocotopaug is 18% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lake Pocotopaug is 60% lower than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $52,390$78,594$157,188
      City
      $47,831$71,755$143,510
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Lake Pocotopaug median earnings by income bracket

      Lake Pocotopaug employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.9%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector16.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.9%6.7%
      Wholesale & retail services8.8%10.4%
      Public administration0.0%9.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.1%3.4%
      Education, health & social services30.7%37.2%
      Other21.4%19.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Terramuggus, CT934$104,43289%
      Durham, CT2,687$103,04986%
      West Hartford, CT63,187$91,87566%
      Kensington, CT8,528$89,50062%
      Glastonbury Center, CT7,523$86,85257%
      Lake Pocotopaug, CT3,415$78,59442%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mabank, TX3,415$41,41025%
      New York Mills, NY3,415$36,09435%
      Etna, PA3,415$44,61519%
      Wright City, MO3,415$47,07515%
      Philippi, WV3,416$19,95764%
      Lake Pocotopaug, CT3,415$78,59442%
      Source: The Lake Pocotopaug, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).