Are You Part of the Middle Class in NYC? Take the Quiz to Find Out
By DNA Info
Mayor Bill de Blasio’s vision for the five boroughs is to move past the “tale of two cities,”
to create “a city where everyone has a shot at the middle class,” he said during his State of the City address earlier this month.
But just who is part of New York City’s middle class? It is not an exact science. Here’s why.
The term is slippery to define, especially when a family of four earning $67,201 (the city’s median income, according to the most recent census data) in TriBeCa might be seen as struggling while the same income in Morrisania might go a lot farther.