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Income/capita 63%
Household income 84%
Unemployment 56%
IndexSturbridgeMassachusettsNational
Income per capita$48,587$38,069$29,829
Median household income$101,970$70,954$55,322
Median income owner occupied$107,853$95,052$70,586
Median income renter occupied$101,737$39,116$35,192
Median earnings male$65,757$45,946$36,919
Median earnings female$35,111$32,028$26,250
Unemployment rate2.0%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level0.7%11.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sturbridge is 63% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Sturbridge is 84% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sturbridge is 56% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sturbridge is 96% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $67,973$101,970$203,940
      City
      $47,297$70,954$141,908
      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.

      Sturbridge median earnings by income bracket

      Sturbridge employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector13.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.2%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services18.2%11.7%
      Public administration4.2%4.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.0%37.0%
      Other22.1%26.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      East Brookfield, MA1,203$71,25029%
      North Brookfield, MA2,278$70,96828%
      Quinebaug, CT1,483$70,39627%
      Holland, MA1,380$68,43824%
      Brookfield, MA675$62,32113%
      Sturbridge, MA2,506$101,97084%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Silver Lake, WI2,506$61,22011%
      Russell Springs, KY2,506$22,93859%
      Eden, TX2,507$41,65025%
      Salina, UT2,505$50,4669%
      Myrtle Point, OR2,505$35,85235%
      Sturbridge, MA2,506$101,97084%
      Source: The Sturbridge, MA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).