Income/capita 39%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 17%
Income per capita$18,091$28,872$29,829
Median household income$33,393$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$52,125$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,163$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$9,615$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$8,993$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level26.1%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lamoni is 39% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lamoni is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lamoni is 17% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lamoni is 73% higher than the national average

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      Lamoni employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector6.5%6.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.6%1.7%
      Wholesale & retail services12.0%11.9%
      Public administration0.3%0.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.0%1.4%
      Education, health & social services45.2%65.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Decatur City, IA205$42,81323%
      Leon, IA1,995$37,08333%
      Kellerton, IA295$36,87533%
      Blythedale, MO154$36,50034%
      Eagleville, MO264$33,43840%
      Lamoni, IA2,616$33,39340%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Alturas, CA2,616$29,83946%
      Blasdell, NY2,616$41,20426%
      Owings, MD2,615$153,000177%
      Arden on the Severn, MD2,615$129,545134%
      Lexington Hills, CA2,617$146,726165%
      Lamoni, IA2,616$33,39340%
      Source: The Lamoni, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).