Elkhart employment information

Income per capita$25,625$27,621$28,555
Median household income$49,375$52,716$53,482
Median income owner occupied$60,625$64,199$68,142
Median income renter occupied$20,000$29,226$33,219
Median earnings male$43,182$36,237$36,116
Median earnings female$32,031$24,406$25,692
Unemployment rate2.7%3.7%5.8%
Poverty level10.3%12.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Elkhart is 10% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Elkhart is 8% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Elkhart is 53% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Elkhart is 34% lower than the national average.

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Elkhart median earnings by income bracket

Elkhart employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry27.8%0.0%
Manufacturing sector6.7%1.2%
Financial & insurance services4.4%1.2%
Wholesale & retail services11.1%17.6%
Public administration2.8%1.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.2%0.0%
Education, health & social services6.7%53.5%

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Urbandale, IA41,157$79,90949%
Grimes, IA9,037$78,50447%
Elkhart, IA597$49,3758%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Humboldt, SD597$62,62517%
Patoka, IL597$41,75022%
Hinckley, UT597$46,84212%
Pine Harbor, TX597$17,70367%
Matthews, IN597$41,71922%
Elkhart, IA597$49,3758%
Source: The Elkhart, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.