Income/capita 37%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 73%
Income per capita$18,684$28,872$29,829
Median household income$34,583$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,250$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,938$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$27,000$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$12,500$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate8.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level12.6%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Geneva is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Geneva is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Geneva is 73% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Geneva is 17% lower than the national average

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      Geneva employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.6%2.9%
      Manufacturing sector25.0%8.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.3%11.8%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities33.3%2.9%
      Education, health & social services0.0%50.0%

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      Aplington, IA1,005$54,1252%
      Coulter, IA214$49,64310%
      Iowa Falls, IA5,176$48,72212%
      Chapin, IA259$47,96913%
      Sheffield, IA1,283$47,93513%
      Geneva, IA143$34,58337%

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      Hughesville, MO143$45,41718%
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      Ogema, WI143$45,62518%
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      Geneva, IA143$34,58337%
      Source: The Geneva, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).