Income/capita 9%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 60%
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Income per capita$27,225$28,872$29,829
Median household income$48,750$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,167$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$40,000$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$24,000$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.8%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level10.8%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lawler is 9% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lawler is 12% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lawler is 60% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lawler is 29% lower than the national average

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      Lawler employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry25.0%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector23.8%8.3%
      Financial & insurance services7.5%11.5%
      Wholesale & retail services11.3%24.0%
      Public administration1.3%2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.0%3.1%
      Education, health & social services6.3%36.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jackson Junction, IA47$76,87539.0%
      North Washington, IA161$70,62527.7%
      St. Lucas, IA163$57,0833.2%
      Calmar, IA1,023$50,9297.9%
      Hawkeye, IA496$45,00018.7%
      Lawler, IA324$48,75011.9%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      St. Charles, AR324$55,1560.3%
      Jeddito, AZ324$17,91767.6%
      Las Flores CDP (Tehama County), CA324$29,01847.5%
      North Washington, CO324$42,91722.4%
      Belle Rive, IL324$41,45825.1%
      Lawler, IA324$48,75011.9%
      Source: The Lawler, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).