Income/capita 8%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 47%
Income per capita$27,547$28,872$29,829
Median household income$64,286$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$77,125$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,875$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$44,205$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$26,964$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level9.7%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Kingsley is 8% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Kingsley is 16% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Kingsley is 47% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Kingsley is 36% lower than the national average

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      Kingsley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.9%0.3%
      Manufacturing sector14.4%7.2%
      Financial & insurance services6.0%4.0%
      Wholesale & retail services22.5%10.2%
      Public administration1.8%3.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.0%7.2%
      Education, health & social services8.4%55.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lawton, IA900$68,75024%
      Bronson, IA310$60,93810%
      Moville, IA1,587$60,76910%
      Le Mars, IA9,826$56,8513%
      Merrill, IA829$53,1254%
      Kingsley, IA1,436$64,28616%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Shorewood-Tower Hills-Harbert, MI1,436$50,2509%
      Wood River, NE1,436$54,1292%
      Ansted, WV1,436$35,85935%
      Morningside, MD1,436$72,42231%
      Robinhood, MS1,436$28,75048%
      Kingsley, IA1,436$64,28616%
      Source: The Kingsley, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).