Income/capita 19%
Household income 13%
Unemployment 9%
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Income per capita$24,141$28,872$29,829
Median household income$48,125$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,250$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$44,167$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$33,000$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$17,917$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level17.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Blencoe is 19% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Blencoe is 13% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Blencoe is 9% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Blencoe is 15% higher than the national average

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      Blencoe employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry23.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector3.4%25.6%
      Financial & insurance services3.4%4.7%
      Wholesale & retail services8.5%11.6%
      Public administration5.1%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.2%55.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tekamah, NE1,662$45,31318.1%
      Whiting, IA943$41,25025.4%
      Pisgah, IA248$41,09425.7%
      Turin, IA80$37,50032.2%
      Craig, NE208$35,62535.6%
      Blencoe, IA253$48,12513.0%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fort Greely, AK253$0100.0%
      Langston, AL253$42,75022.7%
      Black Oak, AR253$43,75020.9%
      Goodyear Village, AZ253$0100.0%
      Kingsbury, IN253$66,25019.8%
      Blencoe, IA253$48,12513.0%
      Source: The Blencoe, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).