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Income/capita 51%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 4%
IndexBuckeyeIowaNational
Income per capita$14,528$28,872$29,829
Median household income$42,500$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,000$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$36,875$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$18,750$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate4.8%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level32.7%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Buckeye is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Buckeye is 23% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Buckeye is 4% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Buckeye is 116% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $28,330$42,500$85,000
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Buckeye median earnings by income bracket

      Buckeye employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.5%17.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%11.8%
      Wholesale & retail services19.0%29.4%
      Public administration4.8%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%23.5%
      Other52.4%5.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jewell Junction, IA1,230$60,2349%
      Randall, IA188$56,2502%
      Radcliffe, IA604$54,4122%
      Ellsworth, IA574$53,7503%
      New Providence, IA273$53,7503%
      Buckeye, IA98$42,50023%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Port Murray, NJ98$0100%
      Hartwick, IA98$68,75024%
      Swanton, NE98$40,41727%
      Oakhaven, AR98$70,17927%
      Nimrod, MN98$34,16738%
      Buckeye, IA98$42,50023%
      Source: The Buckeye, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).