Income/capita 31%
Household income 29%
Unemployment 33%
Income per capita$39,047$27,549$29,829
Median household income$71,250$50,803$55,322
Median income owner occupied$85,938$62,251$70,586
Median income renter occupied$37,721$28,598$35,192
Median earnings male$55,281$35,730$36,919
Median earnings female$30,772$22,948$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%5.2%4.7%
Poverty level5.3%16.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Milford is 31% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Milford is 29% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Milford is 33% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Milford is 65% lower than the national average

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      Milford employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.0%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector24.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.2%6.1%
      Wholesale & retail services13.7%19.1%
      Public administration3.1%2.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.5%2.0%
      Education, health & social services11.9%34.3%

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      Orchard Lake Village, MI2,517$141,250155%
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      Northville, MI5,986$99,05279%
      Novi, MI58,233$86,19356%
      Wolverine Lake, MI4,410$81,55947%
      Milford, MI6,434$71,25029%

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      Plumas Lake, CA6,434$85,42254%
      Thurmont, MD6,435$70,95428%
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      Green Knoll, NJ6,436$112,353103%
      Blakely, PA6,430$39,16729%
      Milford, MI6,434$71,25029%
      Source: The Milford, MI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).