Income/capita 44%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 45%
IndexMountain Home AFBIdahoNational
Income per capita$16,764$24,280$29,829
Median household income$40,259$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,259$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$25,886$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$20,071$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level8.1%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mountain Home AFB is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mountain Home AFB is 27% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mountain Home AFB is 45% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mountain Home AFB is 46% lower than the national average

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      Mountain Home AFB employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.9%16.3%
      Public administration83.8%36.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.4%26.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mountain Home, ID13,823$47,81614%
      Grand View, ID484$31,51343%
      Mountain Home AFB, ID3,094$40,25927%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Waterford, CT3,094$50,3629%
      Kekaha, HI3,095$59,5508%
      Avondale Estates, GA3,095$100,87182%
      Kingman, KS3,093$46,15917%
      Erlands Point-Kitsap Lake, WA3,095$56,3322%
      Mountain Home AFB, ID3,094$40,25927%
      Source: The Mountain Home AFB, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).