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Income/capita 10%
Household income 17%
Unemployment 12%
IndexHintonIowaNational
Income per capita$32,835$28,872$29,829
Median household income$65,000$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$69,464$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$45,000$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$47,321$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$29,107$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate4.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level7.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hinton is 10% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Hinton is 17% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hinton is 12% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hinton is 51% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $43,329$65,000$130,000
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Hinton median earnings by income bracket

      Hinton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.6%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.0%6.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.9%10.6%
      Wholesale & retail services22.6%13.6%
      Public administration4.5%6.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities21.3%1.0%
      Education, health & social services14.9%38.2%
      Other16.3%13.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dakota Dunes, SD2,745$94,58371%
      Brunsville, IA105$73,12532%
      Lawton, IA900$68,75024%
      Oyens, IA88$62,81314%
      Jackson, NE153$62,50013%
      Hinton, IA809$65,00017%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ridgway, IL809$39,85028%
      Lemont Furnace, PA809$27,37551%
      Lakeshore Gardens-Hidden Acres, TX809$51,4067%
      Whitsett, NC809$61,50011%
      Millheim, PA809$62,89814%
      Hinton, IA809$65,00017%
      Source: The Hinton, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).