Income/capita 24%
Household income 8%
Unemployment 27%
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Income per capita$22,716$28,872$29,829
Median household income$50,833$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,583$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,875$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$37,292$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$25,556$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level14.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gilman is 24% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Gilman is 8% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gilman is 27% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gilman is 4% lower than the national average

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      Gilman employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.9%2.5%
      Manufacturing sector25.8%12.6%
      Financial & insurance services1.2%10.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.3%7.6%
      Public administration4.9%1.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.4%8.4%
      Education, health & social services3.1%39.5%

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      Oakland Acres, IA116$89,58361.9%
      Haverhill, IA169$70,83328.0%
      Lambs Grove, IA200$65,31318.1%
      Montour, IA259$61,25010.7%
      Le Grand, IA995$51,7506.5%
      Gilman, IA598$50,8338.1%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      College Station, AR598$21,46761.2%
      Hartford, AR598$32,34441.5%
      Amo, IN598$57,6254.2%
      Leon, KS598$51,8066.4%
      Parkdale, MI598$30,31345.2%
      Gilman, IA598$50,8338.1%
      Source: The Gilman, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).