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Income/capita 17%
Household income 15%
Unemployment 64%
IndexOdeboltIowaNational
Income per capita$24,706$28,872$29,829
Median household income$47,039$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,395$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,000$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$41,250$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$21,932$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.7%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level6.6%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Odebolt is 17% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Odebolt is 15% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Odebolt is 64% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Odebolt is 56% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $31,356$47,039$94,078
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Odebolt median earnings by income bracket

      Odebolt employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.4%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector20.7%17.3%
      Financial & insurance services3.1%10.2%
      Wholesale & retail services12.1%11.1%
      Public administration4.3%7.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.9%44.4%
      Other24.6%13.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Breda, IA438$58,7506%
      Schleswig, IA806$52,2226%
      Holstein, IA1,416$51,9276%
      Wall Lake, IA777$49,58310%
      Lake View, IA1,002$48,64612%
      Odebolt, IA1,016$47,03915%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Crawford, NE1,016$34,18538%
      Vista West, WY1,016$87,36158%
      Dortches, NC1,016$60,83310%
      Tyronza, AR1,016$39,19129%
      Cordry Sweetwater Lakes, IN1,015$53,3334%
      Odebolt, IA1,016$47,03915%
      Source: The Odebolt, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).