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What is the income range of the Middle Class?
11/27/2010 - Ken Dahl, Cottage Grove Economic Development Corporation
Everyone hears the news talk about middle class citizens, but what does this mean in real numbers?

Experts propose middle class could be designated by three methods. The first would run 75 percent to 125 percent of the national median income. The second would be from 3 times to 7 times the poverty rate. The third would be between 30th and 80th percentile of income.

Then using these three methods Middle Class would comprise a range of incomes from $24,200 up to $120,000.

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