Income/capita 28%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 9%
Income per capita$21,338$28,872$29,829
Median household income$45,353$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,848$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,920$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$33,563$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$22,259$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate4.2%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level16.0%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hawarden is 28% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Hawarden is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hawarden is 9% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hawarden is 6% higher than the national average

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      Hawarden employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.0%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector32.9%17.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.8%6.1%
      Wholesale & retail services13.7%17.0%
      Public administration2.1%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.1%2.3%
      Education, health & social services14.4%34.8%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Brunsville, IA105$73,12532%
      Chatsworth, IA82$63,75015%
      Rock Valley, IA3,623$61,94412%
      Struble, IA111$53,7503%
      Hudson, SD297$53,1254%
      Hawarden, IA2,538$45,35318%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Beverly, NJ2,538$47,41714%
      Brinckerhoff, NY2,538$100,62582%
      Crosby, MN2,537$35,36336%
      Roaring Spring, PA2,537$47,03915%
      Bentleyville, PA2,537$40,14927%
      Hawarden, IA2,538$45,35318%
      Source: The Hawarden, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).