Income/capita 43%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 13%
Income per capita$16,856$29,253$29,829
Median household income$31,000$54,610$55,322
Median income owner occupied$30,750$69,544$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,542$31,736$35,192
Median earnings male$28,750$37,342$36,919
Median earnings female$14,464$25,818$26,250
Unemployment rate5.3%3.7%4.7%
Poverty level15.0%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Glidden is 43% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Glidden is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Glidden is 13% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Glidden is 1% lower than the national average

Best Places for Employment in and Around Glidden

See all the best places to live around Glidden

Compare Glidden, WI Employment

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

      Glidden median earnings by income bracket

      Glidden employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry20.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector32.0%4.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.8%
      Wholesale & retail services20.0%35.0%
      Public administration0.0%5.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities19.0%2.5%
      Education, health & social services0.0%40.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Park Falls, WI2,218$34,21938%
      Butternut, WI412$29,58347%
      Mellen, WI704$29,37547%
      Glidden, WI494$31,00044%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Humphrey, AR494$36,25034%
      Cedar Vale, KS494$43,92921%
      Coral, PA494$51,7766%
      Castleberry, AL494$16,69670%
      New Market, IN494$60,2089%
      Glidden, WI494$31,00044%
      Source: The Glidden, WI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).