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Income/capita 22%
Household income 24%
Unemployment 6%
IndexBloomfieldIowaNational
Income per capita$23,216$28,872$29,829
Median household income$42,275$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$56,467$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,545$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$36,156$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$21,894$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate4.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level18.6%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bloomfield is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bloomfield is 24% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bloomfield is 6% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bloomfield is 23% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $28,180$42,275$84,550
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Bloomfield median earnings by income bracket

      Bloomfield employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.8%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector29.8%5.2%
      Financial & insurance services3.5%6.2%
      Wholesale & retail services8.4%23.6%
      Public administration4.5%1.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.8%0.5%
      Education, health & social services8.7%44.7%
      Other21.1%11.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pulaski, IA289$52,6795%
      Floris, IA246$46,87515%
      Unionville, IA78$43,75021%
      Milton, IA604$40,41727%
      Drakesville, IA172$36,25034%
      Bloomfield, IA2,622$42,27524%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jemison, AL2,622$39,72228%
      North Sioux City, SD2,623$54,7181%
      Belvidere, NJ2,621$54,6881%
      Potterville, MI2,621$55,3800%
      Brownstown, PA2,621$67,58922%
      Bloomfield, IA2,622$42,27524%
      Source: The Bloomfield, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).