Income/capita 10%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 38%
IndexIowa FallsIowaNational
Income per capita$26,732$28,872$29,829
Median household income$48,722$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$55,194$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$37,500$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$39,698$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$19,303$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level7.7%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Iowa Falls is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Iowa Falls is 12% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Iowa Falls is 38% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Iowa Falls is 49% lower than the national average

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      Iowa Falls employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.1%3.6%
      Manufacturing sector21.9%9.8%
      Financial & insurance services2.2%7.2%
      Wholesale & retail services16.3%20.4%
      Public administration2.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services12.2%38.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Radcliffe, IA604$54,4122%
      Hubbard, IA891$52,1596%
      Williams, IA468$52,0836%
      Coulter, IA214$49,64310%
      Eldora, IA2,663$48,51912%
      Iowa Falls, IA5,176$48,72212%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Evansville, WI5,176$56,1982%
      Sunset, UT5,176$50,2669%
      Offutt AFB, NE5,176$47,43914%
      Turpin Hills, OH5,176$114,973108%
      Pea Ridge, AR5,177$53,3554%
      Iowa Falls, IA5,176$48,72212%
      Source: The Iowa Falls, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).