Melvin employment information

Income per capita$24,000$27,621$28,555
Median household income$41,875$52,716$53,482
Median income owner occupied$46,875$64,199$68,142
Median income renter occupied$33,571$29,226$33,219
Median earnings male$34,286$36,237$36,116
Median earnings female$10,625$24,406$25,692
Unemployment rate3.4%3.7%5.8%
Poverty level4.3%12.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Melvin is 16% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Melvin is 22% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Melvin is 42% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Melvin is 72% lower than the national average.

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Melvin median earnings by income bracket

Melvin employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry27.4%9.8%
Manufacturing sector19.0%21.6%
Financial & insurance services1.2%5.9%
Wholesale & retail services11.9%25.5%
Public administration2.4%3.9%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.1%7.8%
Education, health & social services1.2%21.6%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Lake Park, IA1,065$58,3339%
Everly, IA530$52,3862%
Hospers, IA769$51,2504%
Little Rock, IA466$50,3136%
Sibley, IA2,712$48,39310%
Melvin, IA255$41,87522%

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Levering, MI255$37,85729%
Walterhill, TN255$89,37567%
Chauncey, WV255$62,28316%
Tira, TX255$48,7509%
Dixon, MT255$21,45860%
Melvin, IA255$41,87522%
Source: The Melvin, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.