Income/capita 43%
Household income 32%
Unemployment 25%
Income per capita$17,143$28,872$29,829
Median household income$37,500$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,938$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$32,813$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$30,556$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$23,512$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate5.8%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level29.8%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lorimor is 43% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lorimor is 32% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lorimor is 25% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lorimor is 97% higher than the national average

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      Lorimor employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry26.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector32.4%7.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.4%3.7%
      Wholesale & retail services2.8%22.0%
      Public administration0.0%3.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services4.2%28.0%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      St. Charles, IA765$68,86424%
      Thayer, IA60$60,3579%
      Truro, IA456$51,1618%
      Afton, IA967$45,08319%
      Osceola, IA4,992$44,26120%
      Lorimor, IA364$37,50032%

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      Sacaton Flats Village, AZ364$23,87557%
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      Twin Groves, AR364$32,17442%
      Ryan, IA364$65,25018%
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      Lorimor, IA364$37,50032%
      Source: The Lorimor, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).