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Income/capita 1%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 44%
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IndexPoulsboWashingtonNational
Income per capita$29,562$32,999$29,829
Median household income$60,720$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$72,616$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,246$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$42,454$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$25,169$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate2.6%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level6.4%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Poulsbo is 1% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Poulsbo is 10% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Poulsbo is 44% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Poulsbo is 57% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $40,475$60,720$121,440
      City
      $41,894$62,848$125,696
      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.

      Poulsbo median earnings by income bracket

      Poulsbo employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector11.5%0.8%
      Financial & insurance services1.7%4.4%
      Wholesale & retail services12.6%9.7%
      Public administration7.4%8.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.9%3.8%
      Education, health & social services10.7%35.9%
      Other36.7%34.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Woodway, WA1,367$149,821170.8%
      Chico, WA2,463$106,27492.1%
      Bainbridge Island, WA23,576$102,90686.0%
      Meadowdale, WA2,998$94,41470.7%
      Edmonds, WA41,020$78,18141.3%
      Poulsbo, WA9,806$60,7209.8%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Glenwood Springs, CO9,806$55,2410.1%
      Croydon, PA9,807$53,5743.2%
      Russellville, AL9,804$31,26243.5%
      Bluffdale, UT9,809$91,57365.5%
      Rodeo, CA9,798$70,22726.9%
      Poulsbo, WA9,806$60,7209.8%
      Source: The Poulsbo, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).