Definition of Median

the middle number of a set of ordered numbers

Examples of Median in a sentence

The median household income for this major city is $56,000 with half of the lower incomes being below that amount and the higher incomes being above that amount. π

Regarding the numbers 3, 4, 6, 7, and 9, the median number is six due to the location of the arranged numbers. π

In Ms. Thompsonβs classroom, the median age of her 7th grade students is 12 years old with eleven kids older and eleven kids the same age or younger. π

After researching the median income for South Carolina, I now know that the exact midpoint income is $57,000. π

The median number for 2, 4, 6, 8, and 10 is six since it is in the middle, but the mean of those numbers is 5 since it is the average. π

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