Montrose employment information

IndexMontroseIowaNational
Income per capita$22,956$28,872$29,829
Median household income$48,250$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,028$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,063$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$39,688$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$21,827$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level13.0%12.3%15.1%
The Montrose, IA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Montrose is $22,956, which is 20% lower than than the Iowa average and 23% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $48,250, which is 12% lower than than the Iowa average and 13% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Montrose is 3%, which is 35% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Montrose is 13% which is 14% lower than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$32,163$48,250$96,500
City
$36,376$54,570$109,140
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
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Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Montrose is 23% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Montrose is 13% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Montrose is 35% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Montrose is 14% lower than the national average.

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      Montrose employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.7%1.1%
      Financial & insurance services2.2%3.7%
      Wholesale & retail services9.3%12.8%
      Public administration17.2%5.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities18.5%0.5%
      Education, health & social services4.8%30.9%
      Other16.7%23.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Franklin, IA110$53,7503%
      West Point, IA1,020$52,5005%
      Hamilton, IL2,916$50,3089%
      Nauvoo, IL1,292$50,2599%
      Warsaw, IL1,475$48,75012%
      Montrose, IA950$48,25013%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Highland, MD950$212,955285%
      Notasulga, AL951$40,93826%
      Genoa, NE949$44,37520%
      Hamden, OH951$24,37556%
      Fort Lawn, SC951$35,25036%
      Montrose, IA950$48,25013%
      Source: The Montrose, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).