Decorah employment information

IndexDecorahIowaNational
Income per capita$24,334$28,872$29,829
Median household income$52,912$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$66,827$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,476$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$21,929$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$7,442$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.7%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level11.7%12.3%15.1%
The Decorah, IA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Decorah is $24,334, which is 16% lower than than the Iowa average and 18% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $52,912, which is 3% lower than than the Iowa average and 4% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Decorah is 2%, which is 64% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Decorah is 12% which is 23% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$35,271$52,912$105,824
City
$36,376$54,570$109,140
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Decorah is 18% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Decorah is 4% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Decorah is 64% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Decorah is 23% lower than the national average.

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Decorah median earnings by income bracket

Decorah employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.9%0.0%
Manufacturing sector13.6%4.1%
Financial & insurance services2.4%4.4%
Wholesale & retail services17.5%9.5%
Public administration1.0%0.7%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.5%2.9%
Education, health & social services33.7%60.6%
Other23.3%15.6%

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Decorah, IA7,985$52,9124%

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Decorah, IA7,985$52,9124%
Source: The Decorah, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).