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Income/capita 66%
Household income 29%
Unemployment 4%
IndexNianticConnecticutNational
Income per capita$49,453$39,906$29,829
Median household income$71,506$71,755$55,322
Median income owner occupied$81,569$94,523$70,586
Median income renter occupied$45,156$37,585$35,192
Median earnings male$42,452$46,559$36,919
Median earnings female$32,101$31,943$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level7.3%10.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Niantic is 66% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Niantic is 29% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Niantic is 4% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Niantic is 52% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $47,665$71,506$143,012
      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.

      Niantic median earnings by income bracket

      Niantic employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.5%3.2%
      Manufacturing sector13.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.1%9.5%
      Wholesale & retail services24.2%17.9%
      Public administration5.9%11.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.2%4.5%
      Education, health & social services16.8%28.1%
      Other18.0%21.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fenwick, CT78$210,625281%
      Fishers Island, NY303$152,652176%
      Groton Long Point, CT477$105,00090%
      Noank, CT1,889$99,84480%
      Essex Village, CT2,209$88,51760%
      Niantic, CT3,042$71,50629%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Girard, PA3,042$53,1944%
      Soperton, GA3,042$31,70543%
      Orchard City, CO3,043$40,61527%
      Santa Rosa, NM3,043$25,63654%
      Pleasant Valley, MO3,043$53,7823%
      Niantic, CT3,042$71,50629%
      Source: The Niantic, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).