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Income/capita 30%
Household income 45%
Unemployment 30%
IndexIdaho CityIdahoNational
Income per capita$20,941$24,280$29,829
Median household income$30,357$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,375$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,327$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$24,375$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$30,000$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate3.2%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level20.1%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Idaho City is 30% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Idaho City is 45% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Idaho City is 30% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Idaho City is 33% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $20,235$30,357$60,714
      City
      $32,779$49,174$98,348
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Idaho City median earnings by income bracket

      Idaho City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.5%2.7%
      Manufacturing sector11.7%35.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration4.9%15.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services11.7%39.3%
      Other49.5%37.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Robie Creek, ID1,570$95,36872%
      Placerville, ID19$0100%
      Idaho City, ID474$30,35745%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bangor, CA474$51,2507%
      Bucklin, MO474$38,18231%
      Glen Allen, AL474$25,51154%
      Glencoe, OK474$31,92042%
      Sorrel, LA474$41,37525%
      Idaho City, ID474$30,35745%
      Source: The Idaho City, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).