Polson employment information

IndexPolsonMontanaNational
Income per capita$20,110$27,309$29,829
Median household income$33,013$48,380$55,322
Median income owner occupied$44,931$60,564$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,000$30,651$35,192
Median earnings male$24,434$31,798$36,919
Median earnings female$14,914$21,711$26,250
Unemployment rate7.1%3.6%4.7%
Poverty level20.4%14.9%15.1%
The Polson, MT employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Polson is $20,110, which is 26% lower than than the Montana average and 33% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $33,013, which is 32% lower than than the Montana average and 40% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Polson is 7%, which is 51% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Polson is 20% which is 35% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$22,006$33,013$66,026
City
$32,250$48,380$96,760
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.

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  • The income per capita in Polson is 33% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Polson is 40% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Polson is 51% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Polson is 35% higher than the national average.

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Polson employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry19.9%0.0%
Manufacturing sector4.0%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%1.9%
Wholesale & retail services27.0%14.3%
Public administration7.9%8.5%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.6%1.2%
Education, health & social services10.7%46.6%
Other26.7%27.5%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Kerr, MT115$119,423116%
Lindisfarne, MT233$78,75042%
Big Arm, MT312$75,59037%
Bear Dance, MT211$72,59631%
Dayton, MT88$53,7503%
Polson, MT4,674$33,01340%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Sullivan, IL4,675$40,30327%
Marienville, PA4,673$40,62527%
La Grange, TX4,673$37,30433%
Jim Thorpe, PA4,676$53,2414%
Becker, MN4,677$77,15339%
Polson, MT4,674$33,01340%
Source: The Polson, MT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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