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Income/capita 10%
Household income 5%
Unemployment 33%
IndexDeWittIowaNational
Income per capita$26,897$28,872$29,829
Median household income$52,731$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$77,333$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,395$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$42,199$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$24,006$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level14.2%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in DeWitt is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in DeWitt is 5% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in DeWitt is 33% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in DeWitt is 6% lower than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $35,150$52,731$105,462
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      DeWitt median earnings by income bracket

      DeWitt employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector26.5%2.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.9%6.2%
      Wholesale & retail services16.6%20.9%
      Public administration6.2%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%1.9%
      Education, health & social services14.1%42.3%
      Other15.2%16.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Long Grove, IA952$108,88997%
      Donahue, IA385$78,33342%
      McCausland, IA326$74,06334%
      Port Byron, IL1,670$69,94026%
      Park View, IA2,718$69,82126%
      DeWitt, IA5,264$52,7315%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lucerne Valley, CA5,263$33,45640%
      Williamsburg, KY5,263$29,47747%
      Shillington, PA5,265$58,4316%
      Gray, LA5,262$41,97624%
      Bliss Corner, MA5,266$45,39418%
      DeWitt, IA5,264$52,7315%
      Source: The DeWitt, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).