Income/capita 18%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 78%
Income per capita$24,566$28,872$29,829
Median household income$39,688$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$52,500$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,208$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$37,045$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$21,683$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level10.8%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Garnavillo is 18% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Garnavillo is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Garnavillo is 78% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Garnavillo is 28% lower than the national average

Best Places for Employment in and Around Garnavillo

See all the best places to live around Garnavillo

Compare Garnavillo, IA Employment

      How would you rate the job market in Garnavillo?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How accessible is public transit in Garnavillo?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Garnavillo poll results

      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Garnavillo median earnings by income bracket

      Garnavillo employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector23.3%14.1%
      Financial & insurance services2.7%2.0%
      Wholesale & retail services23.8%13.6%
      Public administration3.6%2.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.2%2.5%
      Education, health & social services3.6%49.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Osterdock, IA54$66,66721%
      St. Olaf, IA138$55,2080%
      Clayton, IA39$50,00010%
      Garber, IA129$48,75012%
      Monona, IA1,495$47,91713%
      Garnavillo, IA824$39,68828%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Oxford, NE824$40,13927%
      Utica, NE824$64,71217%
      Memphis, IN824$70,75028%
      Dexter, IA824$63,06814%
      Grand Ridge, FL824$38,02631%
      Garnavillo, IA824$39,68828%
      Source: The Garnavillo, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).