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Income/capita 39%
Household income 62%
Unemployment 74%
IndexCastanaIowaNational
Income per capita$18,070$28,872$29,829
Median household income$21,000$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$22,500$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$31,250$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$11,875$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.2%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level24.5%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Castana is 39% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Castana is 62% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Castana is 74% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Castana is 62% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $13,998$21,000$42,000
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Castana median earnings by income bracket

      Castana employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.0%15.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services20.0%15.8%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%57.9%
      Other60.0%26.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hornick, IA298$56,2502%
      Danbury, IA407$49,25011%
      Blencoe, IA253$48,12513%
      Mapleton, IA1,299$41,60225%
      Whiting, IA943$41,25025%
      Castana, IA94$21,00062%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Woodbury, KY94$0100%
      Etowah, OK94$43,43821%
      Van, WV94$0100%
      Farmers, KY94$21,84861%
      Wiota, WI94$56,6672%
      Castana, IA94$21,00062%
      Source: The Castana, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).