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Income/capita 19%
Household income 97%
Unemployment 80%
IndexIndependenceUtahNational
Income per capita$35,384$25,600$29,829
Median household income$108,750$62,518$55,322
Median income owner occupied$100,000$75,170$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$38,196$35,192
Median earnings male$57,250$37,182$36,919
Median earnings female$32,625$20,734$26,250
Unemployment rate0.9%3.4%4.7%
Poverty level15.8%11.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Independence is 19% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Independence is 97% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Independence is 80% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Independence is 5% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $72,492$108,750$217,500
      City
      $41,674$62,518$125,036
      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.

      Independence median earnings by income bracket

      Independence employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry25.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%16.7%
      Wholesale & retail services19.6%26.2%
      Public administration3.9%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services21.6%31.0%
      Other21.6%16.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Highland, UT17,544$122,666122%
      Draper, UT46,399$105,11890%
      Alpine, UT10,129$102,12285%
      South Jordan, UT62,751$95,85873%
      Bluffdale, UT9,809$91,57366%
      Independence, UT152$108,75097%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Riverside, OR152$80,41745%
      Barnesville, MD152$118,750115%
      Braddyville, IA152$41,25025%
      Fall River, KS152$47,50014%
      Riverview, AL152$37,29233%
      Independence, UT152$108,75097%
      Source: The Independence, UT employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).