(MFI), is the household income for the median/'middle' household in a given region. Thus, if you were to line up each household from poorest to wealthiest, the household in the very middle would be considered the median
The national median household income is $70,784, according to the most recent U.S. Census Bureau Current Population Survey data for 2021. Median household income varies broadly by location, ranging from under $40,000 in some cities, to over $150,000 in others.
The average annual household income in Portland is $106,948, while the median household income sits at $78,476 per year. Residents aged 25 to 44 earn $88,057, while those between 45 and 64 years old have a median wage of $86,643.