Income/capita 31%
Household income 36%
Unemployment 40%
Income per capita$38,999$28,872$29,829
Median household income$75,251$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$90,138$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$37,762$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$60,393$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$30,619$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.8%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level5.5%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bettendorf is 31% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Bettendorf is 36% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bettendorf is 40% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bettendorf is 64% lower than the national average

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      Bettendorf employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.8%1.5%
      Manufacturing sector27.5%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services4.3%8.1%
      Wholesale & retail services13.5%12.6%
      Public administration7.2%4.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.9%2.5%
      Education, health & social services11.6%39.8%

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      Donahue, IA385$78,33342%
      Hampton, IL1,996$75,32336%
      Bettendorf, IA35,048$75,25136%

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      Bettendorf, IA35,048$75,25136%
      Source: The Bettendorf, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).