Income/capita 79%
Household income 75%
Unemployment 48%
IndexNotre DameIndianaNational
Income per capita$6,235$26,117$29,829
Median household income$13,977$50,433$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$62,593$70,586
Median income renter occupied$13,977$29,285$35,192
Median earnings male$3,230$36,194$36,919
Median earnings female$2,694$23,580$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%4.4%4.7%
Poverty level81.3%15.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Notre Dame is 79% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Notre Dame is 75% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Notre Dame is 48% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Notre Dame is 438% higher than the national average

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      Notre Dame employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry1.0%0.5%
      Manufacturing sector4.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%1.0%
      Wholesale & retail services2.8%5.8%
      Public administration0.0%2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services54.4%60.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Granger, IN30,819$93,82570%
      Osceola, IN2,468$60,4589%
      Simonton Lake, IN4,573$58,8316%
      Wakarusa, IN2,030$56,0711%
      Indian Village, IN150$55,0001%
      Notre Dame, IN6,724$13,97775%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Grove, OK6,724$39,32129%
      Nolensville, TN6,724$110,08799%
      Church Hill, TN6,723$42,27124%
      Hempstead, TX6,727$30,66145%
      Cottage Grove, WI6,729$87,38658%
      Notre Dame, IN6,724$13,97775%
      Source: The Notre Dame, IN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).