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Income/capita 62%
Household income 55%
Unemployment 615%
IndexElkportIowaNational
Income per capita$11,400$28,872$29,829
Median household income$25,000$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$18,889$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$11,250$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate33.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level52.0%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Elkport is 62% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Elkport is 55% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Elkport is 615% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Elkport is 244% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $16,665$25,000$50,000
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Elkport median earnings by income bracket

      Elkport employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector60.0%200.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%0.0%
      Other40.0%100.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Osterdock, IA54$66,66721%
      Holy Cross, IA339$60,4179%
      New Vienna, IA381$56,5002%
      St. Olaf, IA138$55,2080%
      Colesburg, IA462$52,0006%
      Elkport, IA25$25,00055%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cartago, CA25$0100%
      Little Orleans, MD25$0100%
      Hensley, AR25$0100%
      Llano del Medio, NM25$0100%
      Escudilla Bonita, NM25$0100%
      Elkport, IA25$25,00055%
      Source: The Elkport, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).