Income/capita 44%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 118%
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IndexWestfieldFort WayneIndiana
Income per capita$16,626$24,135$26,117
Median household income$37,968$44,449$50,433
Median income owner occupied$0$57,760$62,593
Median income renter occupied$0$28,097$29,285
Median earnings male$27,973$33,448$36,194
Median earnings female$16,942$23,580$23,580
Unemployment rate10.2%5.2%4.4%
Poverty leveln/a18.3%15.0%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Westfield is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Westfield is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Westfield is 118% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Westfield is 100% lower than the national average

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      Westfield employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry35.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector11.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.3%6.6%
      Wholesale & retail services21.9%18.8%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services5.0%19.4%

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      Tri-Lakes, IN1,242$56,5632.2%
      Fort Wayne, IN260,954$44,44919.7%

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      Fort Wayne, IN260,954$44,44919.7%
      Source: The Westfield, Fort Wayne, IN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).