B+
Income/capita 62%
Household income 20%
Unemployment 46%
IndexFoggy BottomWashingtonDistrict of Columbia
Income per capita$48,235$48,781$48,781
Median household income$66,121$72,935$72,935
Median income owner occupied$0$118,203$118,203
Median income renter occupied$0$49,113$49,113
Median earnings male$35,231$51,839$51,839
Median earnings female$28,020$44,179$44,179
Unemployment rate2.5%6.0%6.0%
Poverty leveln/a17.9%17.9%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Foggy Bottom is 62% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Foggy Bottom is 20% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Foggy Bottom is 46% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Foggy Bottom is equal to the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $48,618$72,935$145,870
      City
      $48,618$72,935$145,870
      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.

      Foggy Bottom median earnings by income bracket

      Foggy Bottom employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.7%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector2.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services10.4%2.3%
      Wholesale & retail services3.9%4.6%
      Public administration14.2%15.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.6%0.3%
      Education, health & social services21.3%35.6%
      Other43.4%38.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Somerset, MD1,215$250,001352%
      Chevy Chase town, MD2,948$250,001352%
      Chevy Chase Village, MD2,030$250,001352%
      Martin's Additions, MD912$250,001352%
      Chevy Chase Section Five, MD641$250,001352%
      Washington, DC659,009$72,93532%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Boston, MA658,279$58,5166%
      Memphis, TN655,857$36,97533%
      Denver, CO663,303$56,2582%
      Seattle, WA668,849$74,45835%
      Nashville, TN643,771$49,89110%
      Washington, DC659,009$72,93532%
      Source: The Foggy Bottom, Washington, DC employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).