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Income/capita 44%
Household income 51%
Unemployment 35%
IndexGoodingIdahoNational
Income per capita$16,588$24,280$29,829
Median household income$27,055$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,778$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,346$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$25,276$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$20,604$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate3.0%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level23.5%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gooding is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Gooding is 51% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gooding is 35% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gooding is 55% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $18,034$27,055$54,110
      City
      $32,779$49,174$98,348
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      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.

      Gooding median earnings by income bracket

      Gooding employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector7.2%15.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services6.3%5.5%
      Public administration4.5%2.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.7%1.2%
      Education, health & social services5.3%38.3%
      Other49.5%41.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wendell, ID2,708$41,89624%
      Hagerman, ID1,100$31,84042%
      Bliss, ID357$28,84648%
      Gooding, ID3,494$27,05551%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Camden, DE3,494$61,48011%
      Society Hill, NJ3,495$94,37571%
      Etowah, TN3,493$32,45441%
      Newport, SC3,493$59,3627%
      Summersville, WV3,496$35,53936%
      Gooding, ID3,494$27,05551%
      Source: The Gooding, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).