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Income/capita 24%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 27%
IndexMassillonOhioNational
Income per capita$22,548$27,800$29,829
Median household income$42,808$50,674$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,037$65,077$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,402$28,832$35,192
Median earnings male$31,496$36,579$36,919
Median earnings female$21,268$24,862$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level18.3%15.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Massillon is 24% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Massillon is 23% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Massillon is 27% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Massillon is 21% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $28,535$42,808$85,616
      City
      $33,779$50,674$101,348
      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.

      Massillon median earnings by income bracket

      Massillon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.7%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector28.1%0.4%
      Financial & insurance services2.2%6.6%
      Wholesale & retail services17.2%14.8%
      Public administration2.3%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.0%2.5%
      Education, health & social services7.5%37.1%
      Other22.9%26.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hills and Dales, OH246$135,313145%
      Greentown, OH4,088$84,94454%
      Winesburg, OH345$78,00041%
      Dundee, OH415$69,40225%
      New Franklin, OH14,195$68,16123%
      Massillon, OH32,268$42,80823%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Alabaster, AL32,269$73,32533%
      Valparaiso, IN32,271$49,42911%
      Cookeville, TN32,256$29,90146%
      Adelanto, CA32,311$29,64746%
      Bethel Park, PA32,222$72,08330%
      Massillon, OH32,268$42,80823%
      Source: The Massillon, OH employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).