Income/capita 16%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 55%
Income per capita$25,187$28,872$29,829
Median household income$40,734$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,514$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,650$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$36,136$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$29,150$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level12.8%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Belmond is 16% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Belmond is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Belmond is 55% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Belmond is 15% lower than the national average

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      Belmond employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.5%1.1%
      Manufacturing sector43.7%8.5%
      Financial & insurance services2.5%8.8%
      Wholesale & retail services12.6%11.0%
      Public administration4.7%1.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services7.7%48.1%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Galt, IA63$101,00083%
      Meservey, IA177$52,9174%
      Coulter, IA214$49,64310%
      Klemme, IA572$46,59116%
      Eagle Grove, IA3,468$45,12518%
      Belmond, IA2,686$40,73426%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Somerset, WI2,686$61,19011%
      Lake of the Woods, IL2,687$46,44916%
      Liberty, NC2,685$33,52939%
      Stanton, KY2,685$33,92239%
      Hanapepe, HI2,687$76,09038%
      Belmond, IA2,686$40,73426%
      Source: The Belmond, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).