Income/capita 11%
Household income 5%
Unemployment 50%
Income per capita$26,441$28,872$29,829
Median household income$52,417$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$56,641$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$29,412$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$31,875$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level9.7%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gilbertville is 11% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Gilbertville is 5% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gilbertville is 50% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gilbertville is 36% lower than the national average

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      Gilbertville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector36.7%1.7%
      Financial & insurance services4.1%5.6%
      Wholesale & retail services16.5%26.3%
      Public administration0.0%8.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.3%2.8%
      Education, health & social services4.6%15.6%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hudson, IA2,414$83,03650%
      Raymond, IA829$67,36122%
      Cedar Falls, IA40,828$58,5446%
      Jesup, IA2,809$58,2695%
      Dunkerton, IA895$55,6251%
      Gilbertville, IA723$52,4175%

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      Doerun, GA723$32,91740%
      Como, TX723$32,27942%
      Twin Valley, MN723$36,91233%
      New Baltimore, OH723$55,5900%
      Blue Ridge Shores, VA723$65,46918%
      Gilbertville, IA723$52,4175%
      Source: The Gilbertville, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).