Income/capita NAT. AVG.
Household income NAT. AVG.
Unemployment NAT. AVG.
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Income per capita$27,829$28,872$29,829
Median household income$44,028$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,125$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$39,219$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$44,148$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$31,083$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.8%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level10.4%12.3%15.1%
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Key findings

  • The income per capita in Nashua is 7% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Nashua is 20% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Nashua is 83% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Nashua is 31% lower than the national average

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      $29,349 $44,028 $88,056
      $36,376 $54,570 $109,140
      $36,877 $55,322 $110,644
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      Nashua median earnings by income bracket

      Nashua employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.1%6.1%
      Manufacturing sector37.0%37.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.1%1.1%
      Wholesale & retail services11.4%11.4%
      Public administration0.3%0.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%8.2%
      Education, health & social services13.0%13.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Tripoli, IA1,337$63,39314.6%
      North Washington, IA172$62,75013.4%
      Ionia, IA296$61,58511.3%
      Plainfield, IA405$59,2507.1%
      Clarksville, IA1,345$55,9561.1%
      Nashua, IA1,448$44,02820.4%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Borden, IN1,448$51,0717.7%
      Fair Grove, MO1,448$63,21414.3%
      West Alexandria, OH1,448$50,3459.0%
      Browntown, PA1,448$58,7866.3%
      Perryville, AR1,449$49,58310.4%
      Nashua, IA1,448$44,02820.4%
      Source: The Nashua, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).