Income/capita 15%
Household income 49%
Unemployment 69%
Income per capita$34,311$28,872$29,829
Median household income$82,222$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$87,083$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$53,352$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$39,688$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.4%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level3.5%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Atkins is 15% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Atkins is 49% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Atkins is 69% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Atkins is 77% lower than the national average

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      Atkins employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.1%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector31.2%2.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.7%9.1%
      Wholesale & retail services15.6%10.0%
      Public administration6.1%3.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.7%3.5%
      Education, health & social services10.7%41.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Shueyville, IA570$120,000117%
      Robins, IA3,434$119,583116%
      Walford, IA1,428$96,52874%
      Ely, IA2,133$95,80473%
      Fairfax, IA2,418$91,96466%
      Atkins, IA1,713$82,22249%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Johnson City, TX1,713$38,02131%
      Aurora, MN1,714$42,21724%
      Calico Rock, AR1,714$24,00057%
      Willard, UT1,714$62,50013%
      Nokesville, VA1,712$104,55089%
      Atkins, IA1,713$82,22249%
      Source: The Atkins, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).