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Income/capita 14%
Household income 24%
Unemployment 83%
IndexLutherIowaNational
Income per capita$34,045$28,872$29,829
Median household income$68,750$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$77,708$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$53,125$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$30,694$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.8%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level1.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Luther is 14% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Luther is 24% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Luther is 83% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Luther is 91% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $45,828$68,750$137,500
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Luther median earnings by income bracket

      Luther employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.5%2.4%
      Financial & insurance services4.9%12.2%
      Wholesale & retail services19.5%14.6%
      Public administration4.9%4.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.2%4.9%
      Education, health & social services4.9%26.8%
      Other22.0%26.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Alleman, IA499$90,83364%
      Polk City, IA4,115$90,21663%
      Gilbert, IA1,183$87,91759%
      Fraser, IA165$76,25038%
      Kelley, IA306$73,75033%
      Luther, IA147$68,75024%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Strasburg, MO147$42,50023%
      Pamplin City, VA147$42,18824%
      Mitchellville, TN147$36,50034%
      Burkittsville, MD147$67,32122%
      Henderson, IA147$49,37511%
      Luther, IA147$68,75024%
      Source: The Luther, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).