Mount Pleasant employment information

IndexMount PleasantIowaNational
Income per capita$21,757$27,621$28,555
Median household income$45,977$52,716$53,482
Median income owner occupied$62,832$64,199$68,142
Median income renter occupied$24,615$29,226$33,219
Median earnings male$29,724$36,237$36,116
Median earnings female$20,797$24,406$25,692
Unemployment rate2.5%3.7%5.8%
Poverty level21.8%12.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Mount Pleasant is 24% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Mount Pleasant is 14% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Mount Pleasant is 57% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Mount Pleasant is 40% higher than the national average.

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Mount Pleasant median earnings by income bracket

Mount Pleasant employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.5%0.7%
Manufacturing sector35.1%3.0%
Financial & insurance services2.8%2.8%
Wholesale & retail services17.9%13.5%
Public administration4.6%1.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.8%0.4%
Education, health & social services15.0%51.0%

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Mount Union, IA105$55,9385%
Middletown, IA302$52,9171%
Mount Pleasant, IA8,682$45,97714%

Cities with similar population

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Riverside, CT8,682$142,824167%
Bay Minette, AL8,682$29,35345%
Box Elder, SD8,683$45,04116%
Old Orchard Beach, ME8,679$41,83122%
Morrisville, PA8,689$61,68915%
Mount Pleasant, IA8,682$45,97714%
Source: The Mount Pleasant, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.