This is what we get to choose from, two out of touch typical politicians who are completely out of touch of what is the real income levels for what is considered Middle Class/Middle Income. According to the census bureau, the median income is just above $50,000 Romney: 'Middle-income' is $200K to $250K Romney: 'Middle-income' is $200K to $250K- MSN Money Factbox: What is "middle class" in the United States? Factbox: What is middle class in the United States? | Reuters Well Middle Class makes up the middle the 60% between the top 20% and the lower 20%, in other words the middle class income goes from $25,000 a tear to $100,000. So when Romney says middle income taxes won't be raised, he's talking about the top 20% earners. Sorry real middle class GOP voters.