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IndexSaugeen ShoresOntarioNational
Median household income$105,038$87,353$82,436
Unemployment rate3.7%4.2%6.4%
In labour force54.0%61.7%63.9%

Key findings

  • The median household income in Saugeen Shores is 27% higher than the national average
  • The unemployment rate in Saugeen Shores is 43% lower than the national average
  • In Saugeen Shores 5.4% of people earn $20,000 or less
  • In Saugeen Shores 9.8% of people earn between $80,000 and $100,000
  • In Saugeen Shores 5.0% of people earn $300,000 or more

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      $70,018 $105,038 $210,076
      $58,229 $87,353 $174,706
      $54,951 $82,436 $164,872
      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.

      Saugeen Shores median earnings by income bracket

      Saugeen Shores employment by industry

      Labour TypePercent
      Construction industry3.4%
      Manufacturing sector1.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.9%
      Wholesale & retail services7.6%
      Public administration2.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.6%
      Education, health & social services7.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Kincardine, ON12,522$105,32627.8%
      Arran-Elderslie, ON7,811$76,3957.3%
      Saugeen 29, ON1,316$41,21150.0%
      Saugeen Shores, ON15,330$105,03827.4%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Clearlake, CA15,329n/a 
      Sainte-Anne-des-Plaines, QC15,334$81,6061.0%
      Westbury, NY15,339n/a 
      Americus, GA15,319n/a 
      Clarksdale, MS15,342n/a 
      Saugeen Shores, ON15,330$105,03827.4%
      Source: The Saugeen Shores, ON data and statistics displayed above are derived from Statistics Canada and updated for 2021 by Environics Analytics.