Income/capita 37%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 27%
Income per capita$18,920$28,872$29,829
Median household income$33,438$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$42,500$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,729$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$30,833$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$21,528$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level15.6%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Latimer is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Latimer is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Latimer is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Latimer is 3% higher than the national average

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      Latimer employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.9%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector24.3%12.3%
      Financial & insurance services2.8%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services13.1%14.2%
      Public administration1.9%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services14.0%51.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Galt, IA63$101,00083%
      Rockwell, IA1,100$53,2614%
      Meservey, IA177$52,9174%
      Coulter, IA214$49,64310%
      Chapin, IA259$47,96913%
      Latimer, IA499$33,43840%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Quilcene, WA499$31,61843%
      Onley, VA499$50,00010%
      Spring Valley, OH499$55,6941%
      Norway, IN499$41,90624%
      Crawford, MS499$21,50061%
      Latimer, IA499$33,43840%
      Source: The Latimer, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).