Income/capita 29%
Household income 43%
Unemployment 26%
IndexNorth Buena VistaIowaNational
Income per capita$21,160$28,872$29,829
Median household income$31,500$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,250$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$40,625$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$28,750$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level16.1%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in North Buena Vista is 29% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in North Buena Vista is 43% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in North Buena Vista is 26% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in North Buena Vista is 7% higher than the national average

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      North Buena Vista employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector36.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%5.6%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities22.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services4.5%33.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Asbury, IA5,201$90,78164%
      Rickardsville, IA163$72,81332%
      Sherrill, IA219$69,53126%
      Osterdock, IA54$66,66721%
      Centralia, IA137$63,00014%
      North Buena Vista, IA93$31,50043%

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      Grand Falls Plaza, MO93$59,6888%
      Meadowlands, MN93$20,00064%
      Dickerson City, FL93$21,44061%
      Newark, MO93$27,32151%
      Soham, NM93$0100%
      North Buena Vista, IA93$31,50043%
      Source: The North Buena Vista, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).