Income/capita 45%
Household income 41%
Unemployment 15%
Income per capita$16,367$24,280$29,829
Median household income$32,898$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,250$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,726$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$25,302$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$15,673$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level21.1%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Parma is 45% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Parma is 41% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Parma is 15% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Parma is 40% higher than the national average

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      Parma employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.8%3.0%
      Manufacturing sector30.0%30.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.9%
      Wholesale & retail services9.7%14.5%
      Public administration2.4%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.5%5.9%
      Education, health & social services5.6%32.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Greenleaf, ID1,530$50,00010%
      Notus, ID736$47,50014%
      Adrian, OR233$43,21422%
      Caldwell, ID50,288$42,85523%
      Nyssa, OR3,202$42,05124%
      Parma, ID2,228$32,89841%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Chetek, WI2,228$38,64430%
      South Greensburg, PA2,228$47,00015%
      Kinsey, AL2,227$37,50032%
      Parkwood, CA2,227$36,82733%
      Gates Mills, OH2,229$132,167139%
      Parma, ID2,228$32,89841%
      Source: The Parma, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).