The Ottumwa, IA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Ottumwa is $21,145, which is 27% lower than than the Iowa average and 29% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $38,090, which is 30% lower than than the Iowa average and 31% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Ottumwa is 5%, which is equal to than the national average. The poverty rate in Ottumwa is 21% which is 36% higher than than the national average.
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According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.
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The income per capita in Ottumwa is 29% lower than the national average.
The median household income in Ottumwa is 31% lower than the national average.
Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
The unemployment rate in Ottumwa is equal to the national average.
The poverty level in Ottumwa is 36% higher than the national average.