Income/capita 40%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 14%
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Income per capita$17,811$27,800$29,829
Median household income$37,946$50,674$55,322
Median income owner occupied$47,844$65,077$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,896$28,832$35,192
Median earnings male$28,019$36,579$36,919
Median earnings female$19,904$24,862$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%4.6%4.7%
Poverty level22.1%15.4%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dresden is 40% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dresden is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dresden is 14% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dresden is 46% higher than the national average

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      Dresden employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.4%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector18.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.4%3.3%
      Wholesale & retail services27.0%18.9%
      Public administration3.7%1.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.1%2.1%
      Education, health & social services15.0%44.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hanover, OH1,262$62,15912.4%
      North Zanesville, OH2,846$60,7509.8%
      Fresno, OH235$60,6889.7%
      Norwich, OH93$55,4170.2%
      Pleasant Grove, OH1,686$54,2312.0%
      Dresden, OH1,531$37,94631.4%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Del Rey, CA1,531$25,80953.3%
      Cuba, NY1,531$48,67612.0%
      Albion, PA1,531$39,54528.5%
      Platte, SD1,531$50,4848.7%
      Home, WA1,531$56,5242.2%
      Dresden, OH1,531$37,94631.4%
      Source: The Dresden, OH employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).