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Income/capita 9%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 77%
IndexCarrollIowaNational
Income per capita$27,053$28,872$29,829
Median household income$45,170$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$66,250$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,811$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$37,824$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$26,822$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level10.7%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Carroll is 9% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Carroll is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Carroll is 77% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Carroll is 29% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $30,110$45,170$90,340
      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.

      Carroll median earnings by income bracket

      Carroll employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.1%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector22.5%2.5%
      Financial & insurance services3.6%11.2%
      Wholesale & retail services23.3%19.2%
      Public administration3.1%3.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.7%1.2%
      Education, health & social services9.2%42.1%
      Other19.7%13.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Willey, IA130$68,75024%
      Glidden, IA1,422$64,68817%
      Halbur, IA243$59,6888%
      Breda, IA438$58,7506%
      Westside, IA329$58,2505%
      Carroll, IA9,990$45,17018%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Benton Harbor, MI9,988$18,96266%
      Clinton, TN9,993$41,07826%
      Bee Ridge, FL9,998$54,9161%
      Kendallville, IN9,980$37,40732%
      Harrisonville, MO10,002$41,53825%
      Carroll, IA9,990$45,17018%
      Source: The Carroll, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).