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Income/capita 20%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 0%
IndexShorelineWashingtonNational
Income per capita$35,744$32,999$29,829
Median household income$70,398$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$87,426$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$48,529$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$45,317$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$32,858$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate4.6%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level9.9%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Shoreline is 20% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Shoreline is 27% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Shoreline is equal to the national average
  • The poverty level in Shoreline is 35% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $46,927$70,398$140,796
      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.

      Shoreline median earnings by income bracket

      Shoreline employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.2%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector11.8%1.1%
      Financial & insurance services4.2%6.1%
      Wholesale & retail services15.5%12.0%
      Public administration3.5%4.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.2%2.1%
      Education, health & social services14.2%37.8%
      Other33.5%31.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Yarrow Point, WA1,149$213,750286%
      Clyde Hill, WA3,197$193,516250%
      Medina, WA3,169$182,604230%
      Beaux Arts Village, WA368$176,875220%
      Hunts Point, WA461$170,250208%
      Shoreline, WA55,021$70,39827%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      West Haven, CT54,972$50,8318%
      Hendersonville, TN55,073$63,50315%
      Paramount, CA54,941$46,36416%
      Port Arthur, TX54,913$32,00342%
      Hanford, CA54,912$51,2317%
      Shoreline, WA55,021$70,39827%
      Source: The Shoreline, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).