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Income/capita 6%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 57%
IndexKelleyIowaNational
Income per capita$31,558$28,872$29,829
Median household income$73,750$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$80,625$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$42,250$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$44,286$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$35,750$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level5.2%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Kelley is 6% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Kelley is 33% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Kelley is 57% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Kelley is 65% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $49,161$73,750$147,500
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Kelley median earnings by income bracket

      Kelley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.6%1.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.8%
      Wholesale & retail services21.4%8.4%
      Public administration3.6%7.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.5%0.0%
      Education, health & social services4.5%56.6%
      Other18.7%13.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Alleman, IA499$90,83364%
      Polk City, IA4,115$90,21663%
      Gilbert, IA1,183$87,91759%
      Granger, IA1,461$72,22231%
      Roland, IA1,312$71,97930%
      Kelley, IA306$73,75033%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Stonyford, CA306$40,15627%
      Whitesville, VA306$21,57961%
      Point Lay, AK306$59,3757%
      Blevins, AR306$41,00026%
      Fortine, MT306$38,05631%
      Kelley, IA306$73,75033%
      Source: The Kelley, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).