Income/capita 30%
Household income 25%
Unemployment 100%
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Income per capita$20,816$28,872$29,829
Median household income$41,429$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,125$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,250$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$32,386$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$22,083$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level6.0%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Arthur is 30% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Arthur is 25% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Arthur is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Arthur is 60% lower than the national average

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      Arthur employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector43.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.6%29.8%
      Wholesale & retail services15.6%12.3%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.4%7.0%
      Education, health & social services4.7%33.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Schleswig, IA806$52,2225.6%
      Holstein, IA1,416$51,9276.1%
      Wall Lake, IA777$49,58310.4%
      Ricketts, IA124$48,43812.4%
      Odebolt, IA1,016$47,03915.0%
      Arthur, IA254$41,42925.1%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Freeman Spur, IL254$48,00013.2%
      Plattville, IL254$90,31363.2%
      Allen, KS254$38,26930.8%
      Lancaster, KS254$51,7506.5%
      Severy, KS254$31,12543.7%
      Arthur, IA254$41,42925.1%
      Source: The Arthur, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).