Income/capita 16%
Household income 7%
Unemployment 72%
Income per capita$25,150$28,872$29,829
Median household income$51,563$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,750$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$40,865$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$21,875$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level7.2%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Harcourt is 16% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Harcourt is 7% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Harcourt is 72% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Harcourt is 52% lower than the national average

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      Harcourt employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry23.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector11.5%10.6%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%4.5%
      Wholesale & retail services18.4%15.2%
      Public administration5.7%6.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.6%3.0%
      Education, health & social services8.0%42.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fraser, IA165$76,25038%
      Paton, IA245$55,6251%
      Somers, IA139$54,3752%
      Knierim, IA72$46,25016%
      Stratford, IA645$45,93817%
      Harcourt, IA291$51,5637%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Alpena, SD291$62,63913%
      Coleman, OK291$32,50041%
      Liscomb, IA291$44,53120%
      Belknap, MT291$88,10559%
      Osgood, OH291$66,56320%
      Harcourt, IA291$51,5637%
      Source: The Harcourt, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).