Income/capita 47%
Household income 46%
Unemployment 38%
Income per capita$15,772$28,872$29,829
Median household income$29,750$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,938$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,625$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$25,000$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$21,250$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level39.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Havelock is 47% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Havelock is 46% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Havelock is 38% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Havelock is 161% higher than the national average

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      Havelock employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector36.0%3.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services20.0%33.3%
      Public administration0.0%15.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services8.0%39.4%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Laurens, IA1,272$46,66716%
      West Bend, IA851$45,50018%
      Albert City, IA589$44,06320%
      Bradgate, IA57$43,43821%
      Pocahontas, IA1,789$42,34123%
      Havelock, IA137$29,75046%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Devol, OK137$53,5233%
      Ramona, KS137$21,04262%
      Ferguson, IA137$43,50021%
      Gene Autry, OK137$36,25034%
      Concord, NE137$36,25034%
      Havelock, IA137$29,75046%
      Source: The Havelock, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).