Income/capita 27%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 53%
Income per capita$21,794$28,872$29,829
Median household income$46,250$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,625$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,000$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$25,781$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$25,938$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level12.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Luana is 27% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Luana is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Luana is 53% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Luana is 18% lower than the national average

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      Luana employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector22.4%17.8%
      Financial & insurance services5.2%5.6%
      Wholesale & retail services33.6%14.4%
      Public administration0.9%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.6%2.2%
      Education, health & social services5.2%22.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      St. Olaf, IA138$55,2080%
      Elgin, IA737$48,75012%
      Monona, IA1,495$47,91713%
      Elkader, IA1,325$45,00019%
      Waterville, IA117$43,75021%
      Luana, IA338$46,25016%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Phillips, NE338$44,84419%
      Dannebrog, NE338$40,62527%
      Eau Claire, PA338$45,31318%
      Cooter, MO338$41,35425%
      Derby Acres, CA338$51,8756%
      Luana, IA338$46,25016%
      Source: The Luana, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).