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Income/capita 22%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 100%
IndexGruverIowaNational
Income per capita$23,385$28,872$29,829
Median household income$45,000$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,875$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$33,750$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$22,917$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level9.5%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Gruver is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Gruver is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Gruver is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Gruver is 37% lower than the national average

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      $29,997$45,000$90,000
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Gruver median earnings by income bracket

      Gruver employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector13.8%8.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%20.8%
      Wholesale & retail services10.3%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%4.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities31.0%8.3%
      Education, health & social services0.0%41.7%
      Other31.0%16.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wallingford, IA180$55,8331%
      Dolliver, IA81$52,5005%
      Superior, IA168$52,5005%
      Estherville, IA6,027$42,69123%
      Armstrong, IA898$41,94924%
      Gruver, IA105$45,00019%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hidalgo, IL105$53,7503%
      Narka, KS105$27,50050%
      Farmington, WA105$51,2507%
      Little River, CA105$0100%
      Freeport, CA105$30,96644%
      Gruver, IA105$45,00019%
      Source: The Gruver, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).