Income/capita 23%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 40%
IndexArnolds ParkIowaNational
Income per capita$36,648$28,872$29,829
Median household income$44,833$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$63,750$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,577$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$31,176$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$21,935$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate6.5%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level13.7%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Arnolds Park is 23% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Arnolds Park is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Arnolds Park is 40% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Arnolds Park is 10% lower than the national average

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      Arnolds Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry29.3%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector32.3%1.2%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services9.5%12.2%
      Public administration1.7%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.7%3.9%
      Education, health & social services4.4%31.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wahpeton, IA394$68,43824%
      Orleans, IA459$64,13516%
      Fostoria, IA194$63,25014%
      Okoboji, IA814$59,6888%
      Lake Park, IA1,171$58,4726%
      Arnolds Park, IA1,024$44,83319%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Overbrook, KS1,024$47,81314%
      Cullen, LA1,024$14,97573%
      Hays, MT1,023$29,16747%
      Timberlane, IL1,023$120,875118%
      East Prospect, PA1,025$66,01219%
      Arnolds Park, IA1,024$44,83319%
      Source: The Arnolds Park, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).