Income/capita 25%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 3%
IndexGilmore CityIowaNational
Income per capita$22,450$28,872$29,829
Median household income$38,250$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,091$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,250$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$38,854$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$20,417$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate4.8%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level14.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gilmore City is 25% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Gilmore City is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gilmore City is 3% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gilmore City is 5% lower than the national average

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      Gilmore City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.0%8.3%
      Manufacturing sector35.7%6.5%
      Financial & insurance services1.7%10.2%
      Wholesale & retail services13.9%20.4%
      Public administration6.1%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.9%2.8%
      Education, health & social services6.1%28.7%

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      Badger, IA487$58,1255%
      Clare, IA221$56,8753%
      Livermore, IA508$53,5003%
      St. Joseph, IA121$47,29215%
      Bode, IA282$45,75017%
      Gilmore City, IA472$38,25031%

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      Meadville, MO472$48,33313%
      Gustavus, AK472$57,0193%
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      Lacona, IA472$41,66725%
      Ashley, MI472$42,91722%
      Gilmore City, IA472$38,25031%
      Source: The Gilmore City, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).