Income/capita 37%
Household income 101%
Unemployment 9%
IndexNorton CenterMassachusettsNational
Income per capita$18,761$38,069$29,829
Median household income$111,131$70,954$55,322
Median income owner occupied$114,844$95,052$70,586
Median income renter occupied$59,375$39,116$35,192
Median earnings male$8,114$45,946$36,919
Median earnings female$4,042$32,028$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level15.5%11.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Norton Center is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Norton Center is 101% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Norton Center is 9% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Norton Center is 3% higher than the national average

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      Norton Center employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.4%0.5%
      Manufacturing sector1.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services7.5%10.7%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%8.5%
      Public administration2.3%1.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services22.9%50.1%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sharon, MA5,841$126,968130%
      Medfield, MA6,575$117,500112%
      Franklin Town, MA32,873$108,81597%
      Raynham Center, MA4,357$86,45156%
      Mansfield Center, MA7,763$84,26352%
      Norton Center, MA2,732$111,131101%

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      Folly Beach, SC2,732$92,52967%
      Hartford, KY2,732$33,83939%
      Plainsboro Center, NJ2,733$79,48444%
      Diamond, IL2,733$57,3384%
      Port Richey, FL2,731$38,33331%
      Norton Center, MA2,732$111,131101%
      Source: The Norton Center, MA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).