Income/capita 31%
Household income 21%
Unemployment 72%
Income per capita$20,480$28,872$29,829
Median household income$43,750$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,000$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$29,167$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$16,563$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level26.5%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Moorland is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Moorland is 21% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Moorland is 72% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Moorland is 75% higher than the national average

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      Moorland employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector33.9%17.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services19.6%14.7%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.6%35.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Vincent, IA130$58,7506%
      Badger, IA487$58,1255%
      Clare, IA221$56,8753%
      Somers, IA139$54,3752%
      Harcourt, IA291$51,5637%
      Moorland, IA212$43,75021%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Stanwood, MI212$44,00020%
      Bluewater, CA212$40,83326%
      Garey, CA212$0100%
      Oakley, MI212$42,50023%
      Little Meadows, PA212$53,7503%
      Moorland, IA212$43,75021%
      Source: The Moorland, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).