Clear Lake employment information

IndexClear LakeIowaNational
Income per capita$28,688$27,621$28,555
Median household income$47,147$52,716$53,482
Median income owner occupied$57,318$64,199$68,142
Median income renter occupied$29,222$29,226$33,219
Median earnings male$36,661$36,237$36,116
Median earnings female$25,036$24,406$25,692
Unemployment rate2.4%3.7%5.8%
Poverty level15.5%12.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Clear Lake is equal to the national average.
  • The median household income in Clear Lake is 12% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Clear Lake is 59% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Clear Lake is 1% lower than the national average.

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Clear Lake median earnings by income bracket

Clear Lake employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.6%2.1%
Manufacturing sector18.6%2.8%
Financial & insurance services2.0%5.3%
Wholesale & retail services19.4%13.3%
Public administration1.0%0.3%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%0.2%
Education, health & social services12.7%40.5%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Ventura, IA667$61,25015%
Garner, IA3,107$60,11612%
Hanlontown, IA177$53,0001%
Rockwell, IA1,028$52,7601%
Klemme, IA523$50,3136%
Clear Lake, IA7,718$47,14712%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
DuBois, PA7,718$33,61137%
Stayton, OR7,719$41,43223%
Clarkston, GA7,717$33,15138%
Bermuda Dunes, CA7,719$60,49413%
Hooper, UT7,720$87,85564%
Clear Lake, IA7,718$47,14712%
Source: The Clear Lake, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.