Heron Lake employment information

IndexHeron LakeMinnesotaNational
Income per capita$22,001$31,642$28,555
Median household income$38,859$60,828$53,482
Median income owner occupied$54,750$74,687$68,142
Median income renter occupied$15,938$31,748$33,219
Median earnings male$34,028$39,915$36,116
Median earnings female$16,250$27,655$25,692
Unemployment rate3.1%4.5%5.8%
Poverty level17.3%11.5%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Heron Lake is 23% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Heron Lake is 27% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Heron Lake is 47% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Heron Lake is 11% higher than the national average.

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Heron Lake median earnings by income bracket

Heron Lake employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry13.3%0.0%
Manufacturing sector29.7%10.6%
Financial & insurance services1.3%6.8%
Wholesale & retail services15.2%8.1%
Public administration5.1%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.3%3.7%
Education, health & social services10.1%47.8%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Fish Lake, MN53$78,75047%
Wilder, MN42$49,2508%
Dundee, MN89$48,7509%
Brewster, MN468$47,11512%
Worthington, MN12,920$46,40613%
Heron Lake, MN626$38,85927%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Painted Hills, IN626$72,72736%
Alden, MN626$52,7501%
Briaroaks, TX626$90,17069%
Pocahontas, VA626$21,60760%
Witmer, PA626$79,50049%
Heron Lake, MN626$38,85927%
Source: The Heron Lake, MN employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.