Waterloo employment information

Income per capita$22,628$27,621$28,555
Median household income$41,461$52,716$53,482
Median income owner occupied$52,856$64,199$68,142
Median income renter occupied$25,155$29,226$33,219
Median earnings male$30,922$36,237$36,116
Median earnings female$23,729$24,406$25,692
Unemployment rate6.4%3.7%5.8%
Poverty level18.6%12.6%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Waterloo is 21% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Waterloo is 22% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Waterloo is 10% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Waterloo is 19% higher than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Waterloo median earnings by income bracket

Waterloo employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry9.4%1.1%
Manufacturing sector30.4%1.0%
Financial & insurance services3.4%5.6%
Wholesale & retail services16.7%14.0%
Public administration2.5%2.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.0%2.8%
Education, health & social services8.7%35.7%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Hudson, IA2,393$81,41752%
Raymond, IA872$69,37530%
Dike, IA1,300$67,09725%
Jesup, IA2,642$58,2699%
Denver, IA1,844$57,6888%
Waterloo, IA68,392$41,46122%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Missoula, MT68,377$41,96822%
Ellicott City, MD68,507$114,694114%
Casas Adobes, AZ68,525$56,1645%
Rock Hill, SC68,185$40,71824%
Union City, NJ68,001$40,93923%
Waterloo, IA68,392$41,46122%
Source: The Waterloo, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.