Income/capita 16%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 1%
IndexWallingford CenterConnecticutNational
Income per capita$34,734$39,906$29,829
Median household income$61,169$71,755$55,322
Median income owner occupied$76,395$94,523$70,586
Median income renter occupied$45,063$37,585$35,192
Median earnings male$48,936$46,559$36,919
Median earnings female$37,549$31,943$26,250
Unemployment rate4.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.7%10.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Wallingford Center is 16% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Wallingford Center is 11% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Wallingford Center is 1% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Wallingford Center is 62% lower than the national average

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      Wallingford Center employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.4%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector17.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.8%4.9%
      Wholesale & retail services16.3%14.7%
      Public administration1.6%1.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.0%1.6%
      Education, health & social services13.4%41.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Orange, CT13,941$106,47592%
      Durham, CT2,687$103,04986%
      Cheshire Village, CT6,103$99,18679%
      North Haven, CT23,888$93,69669%
      Kensington, CT8,528$89,50062%
      Wallingford Center, CT17,634$61,16911%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      New Castle, IN17,634$34,92437%
      Westerly, RI17,632$57,2754%
      Helena, AL17,630$84,88853%
      Maryland City, MD17,647$101,10183%
      Martinsburg, WV17,613$36,97633%
      Wallingford Center, CT17,634$61,16911%
      Source: The Wallingford Center, CT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).