Income/capita 26%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 16%
Income per capita$22,169$28,872$29,829
Median household income$49,688$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,625$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$38,750$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$20,313$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level7.8%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dougherty is 26% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dougherty is 10% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dougherty is 16% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dougherty is 48% lower than the national average

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      Dougherty employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector40.0%18.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services20.0%25.0%
      Public administration0.0%6.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%12.5%
      Education, health & social services0.0%31.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rockwell, IA1,100$53,2614%
      Allison, IA1,222$51,7906%
      Floyd, IA365$50,4179%
      Chapin, IA259$47,96913%
      Sheffield, IA1,283$47,93513%
      Dougherty, IA64$49,68810%

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      Dougherty, IA64$49,68810%
      Source: The Dougherty, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).