Income/capita 50%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 209%
IndexDe SmetIdahoNational
Income per capita$14,880$24,280$29,829
Median household income$36,250$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$38,250$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$23,281$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$19,464$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate14.4%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level55.6%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in De Smet is 50% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in De Smet is 34% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in De Smet is 209% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in De Smet is 268% higher than the national average

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      De Smet employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector13.0%17.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration17.4%8.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services21.7%39.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Farmington, WA105$51,2507%
      Onaway, ID172$49,68810%
      Tekoa, WA866$47,70814%
      Garfield, WA499$43,12522%
      Latah, WA137$42,75023%
      De Smet, ID162$36,25034%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tunnel City, WI162$56,2502%
      Dennison, MN162$60,0008%
      Rockbridge, IL162$37,50032%
      Portsmouth, IA162$47,85713%
      Acme, WA162$0100%
      De Smet, ID162$36,25034%
      Source: The De Smet, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).