Income/capita 2%
Household income 50%
Unemployment 58%
IndexCenter PointIowaNational
Income per capita$29,374$28,872$29,829
Median household income$83,235$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$85,917$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$61,094$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$45,694$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$31,866$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level2.2%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Center Point is 2% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Center Point is 50% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Center Point is 58% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Center Point is 86% lower than the national average

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      Center Point employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector28.0%0.6%
      Financial & insurance services1.9%11.0%
      Wholesale & retail services16.3%16.9%
      Public administration3.3%4.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.7%3.9%
      Education, health & social services7.3%33.2%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Robins, IA3,434$119,583116%
      Atkins, IA1,713$82,22249%
      Urbana, IA1,444$77,40440%
      Alburnett, IA633$69,89626%
      Palo, IA1,036$68,12523%
      Center Point, IA2,507$83,23550%

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      Dennis, MA2,507$72,28431%
      Anza, CA2,507$29,12947%
      Eden, TX2,507$41,65025%
      Sturbridge, MA2,506$101,97084%
      Center Point, IA2,507$83,23550%
      Source: The Center Point, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).