Income/capita 10%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 66%
Income per capita$26,974$28,872$29,829
Median household income$45,208$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,833$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,375$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$31,071$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$24,821$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.6%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level11.3%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Leland is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Leland is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Leland is 66% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Leland is 25% lower than the national average

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      Leland employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector61.0%7.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.2%7.3%
      Wholesale & retail services12.2%10.9%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%1.8%
      Education, health & social services2.4%27.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ventura, IA737$70,62528%
      Hanlontown, IA211$56,8753%
      Clear Lake, IA7,644$51,0048%
      Forest City, IA4,043$49,30911%
      Emmons, MN427$44,31820%
      Leland, IA247$45,20818%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ragsdale, IN247$0100%
      Delmont, SD247$44,03820%
      Sylvania, PA247$48,75012%
      Boykin, AL247$9,71282%
      La Ward, TX247$45,50018%
      Leland, IA247$45,20818%
      Source: The Leland, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).