Income/capita 25%
Household income 15%
Unemployment 31%
Income per capita$22,456$28,872$29,829
Median household income$47,188$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$47,188$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$33,750$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$23,958$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate6.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level0.6%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bouton is 25% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bouton is 15% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bouton is 31% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bouton is 96% lower than the national average

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      Bouton median earnings by income bracket

      Bouton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry34.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.5%10.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%6.9%
      Wholesale & retail services10.5%20.7%
      Public administration10.5%17.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.6%24.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Grimes, IA10,422$83,12550%
      Granger, IA1,461$72,22231%
      Dallas Center, IA1,851$69,47426%
      Luther, IA147$68,75024%
      Madrid, IA2,585$60,4579%
      Bouton, IA161$47,18815%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Murphy, OK161$40,83326%
      Turin, NY161$42,18824%
      Fidelity, IL161$30,00046%
      Maxwell, NM161$28,50048%
      Burr Oak, KS161$31,94442%
      Bouton, IA161$47,18815%
      Source: The Bouton, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).