Income/capita 30%
Household income 9%
Unemployment 48%
Income per capita$20,928$28,872$29,829
Median household income$50,417$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,250$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$33,365$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$20,000$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level6.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Floyd is 30% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Floyd is 9% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Floyd is 48% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Floyd is 58% lower than the national average

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      Floyd employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector28.6%13.4%
      Financial & insurance services4.8%4.9%
      Wholesale & retail services23.8%15.9%
      Public administration2.4%8.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.8%6.1%
      Education, health & social services4.8%34.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Colwell, IA67$66,25020%
      Osage, IA3,631$52,5005%
      Mitchell, IA171$51,2507%
      Orchard, IA50$50,8938%
      Dougherty, IA64$49,68810%
      Floyd, IA365$50,4179%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Natural Bridge, NY365$0100%
      Pigeon Falls, WI365$39,62528%
      Krakow, WI365$57,5004%
      Plainville, GA365$41,25025%
      Berthold, ND365$72,03130%
      Floyd, IA365$50,4179%
      Source: The Floyd, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).