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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      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%

      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).