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IndexLake ViewIowaNational
Income per capita$39,969$28,872$29,829
Median household income$55,938$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$62,083$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,625$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$48,250$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$30,417$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.8%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level8.7%12.3%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lake View is 34% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Lake View is 1% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lake View is 62% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lake View is 43% lower than the national average

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      $37,288 $55,938 $111,876
      $36,376 $54,570 $109,140
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Lake View median earnings by income bracket

      Lake View employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.9%9.9%
      Manufacturing sector11.4%11.4%
      Financial & insurance services6.9%6.9%
      Wholesale & retail services13.9%13.9%
      Public administration8.4%8.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.9%10.9%
      Education, health & social services5.9%5.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Lidderdale, IA167$60,3139.0%
      Arcadia, IA987$59,6987.9%
      Schaller, IA702$59,4447.5%
      Early, IA745$58,4385.6%
      Breda, IA428$52,0545.9%
      Lake View, IA937$55,9381.1%

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      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Buffalo Soapstone, AK937$66,44220.1%
      Dierks, AR937$37,73631.8%
      Shabbona, IL937$66,25019.8%
      Welcome, LA937$46,68415.6%
      Philipsburg, MT937$37,50032.2%
      Lake View, IA937$55,9381.1%
      Source: The Lake View, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).