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Income/capita 15%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 30%
IndexBronsonIowaNational
Income per capita$25,311$28,872$29,829
Median household income$60,938$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$61,563$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$53,750$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$45,000$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$29,583$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.2%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level5.6%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bronson is 15% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bronson is 10% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bronson is 30% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bronson is 63% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $40,621$60,938$121,876
      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.

      Bronson median earnings by income bracket

      Bronson employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.2%2.5%
      Manufacturing sector27.6%7.5%
      Financial & insurance services5.3%8.8%
      Wholesale & retail services19.7%18.8%
      Public administration0.0%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.5%2.5%
      Education, health & social services3.9%30.0%
      Other17.1%26.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dakota Dunes, SD2,745$94,58371%
      Climbing Hill, IA168$84,53153%
      Sergeant Bluff, IA4,399$74,87135%
      Lawton, IA900$68,75024%
      Hinton, IA809$65,00017%
      Bronson, IA310$60,93810%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sky Valley, GA310$73,25032%
      Laurelton, PA310$58,9066%
      Kampsville, IL310$33,75039%
      Aneta, ND310$32,06142%
      Potsdam, OH310$45,00019%
      Bronson, IA310$60,93810%
      Source: The Bronson, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).