Income/capita 39%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 14%
IndexDeep RiverIowaNational
Income per capita$18,164$28,872$29,829
Median household income$36,563$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,375$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,625$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$17,500$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$21,500$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate5.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level15.5%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Deep River is 39% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Deep River is 34% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Deep River is 14% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Deep River is 2% higher than the national average

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      Deep River employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector42.2%6.7%
      Financial & insurance services2.2%11.1%
      Wholesale & retail services15.6%15.6%
      Public administration0.0%4.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.1%4.4%
      Education, health & social services0.0%24.4%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hartwick, IA98$68,75024%
      Thornburg, IA75$63,43815%
      New Sharon, IA1,263$54,9311%
      Montezuma, IA1,591$50,9628%
      Brooklyn, IA1,422$50,3319%
      Deep River, IA252$36,56334%

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      Hobson, MT252$51,2507%
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      Century, WV252$58,2955%
      Malmo, NE252$74,06334%
      Deep River, IA252$36,56334%
      Source: The Deep River, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).