Income/capita 26%
Household income 14%
Unemployment 50%
Income per capita$22,038$28,872$29,829
Median household income$63,125$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$63,438$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$51,528$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$26,250$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level7.2%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Martinsburg is 26% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Martinsburg is 14% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Martinsburg is 50% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Martinsburg is 52% lower than the national average

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      Martinsburg employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector26.7%42.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%10.5%
      Wholesale & retail services16.7%10.5%
      Public administration6.7%36.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.3%15.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Keomah Village, IA69$71,25029%
      Harper, IA96$60,83310%
      Richland, IA651$58,2955%
      Maharishi Vedic City, IA583$57,5004%
      Packwood, IA316$52,1436%
      Martinsburg, IA125$63,12514%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Coulterville, CA125$0100%
      Dunbar, WI125$41,60725%
      Fingal, ND125$63,12514%
      Linndale, OH125$32,85741%
      Harding-Birch Lakes, AK125$46,25016%
      Martinsburg, IA125$63,12514%
      Source: The Martinsburg, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).