Income/capita 18%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 51%
IndexWintersetFort WayneIndiana
Income per capita$35,056$24,135$26,117
Median household income$67,794$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$38,750$33,448$36,194
Median earnings female$31,563$23,580$23,580
Unemployment rate2.3%5.2%4.4%
Poverty leveln/a18.3%15.0%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Winterset is 18% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Winterset is 23% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Winterset is 51% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Winterset is equal to the national average

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      Winterset employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector26.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%12.2%
      Wholesale & retail services4.0%2.9%
      Public administration11.9%3.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services19.4%42.0%

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      Leo-Cedarville, IN3,721$74,04734%
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      Roanoke, IN1,754$67,22222%
      Harlan, IN1,486$57,3614%
      Uniondale, IN309$56,2502%
      Fort Wayne, IN260,954$44,44920%

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      Jersey City, NJ261,666$60,70310%
      Buffalo, NY258,989$33,11940%
      Orlando, FL263,306$44,00720%
      St. Petersburg, FL253,585$48,18313%
      Fort Wayne, IN260,954$44,44920%
      Source: The Winterset, Fort Wayne, IN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).