Prairie du Chien employment information

IndexPrairie du ChienWisconsinNational
Income per capita$22,073$29,253$29,829
Median household income$39,454$54,610$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,432$69,544$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,725$31,736$35,192
Median earnings male$22,317$37,342$36,919
Median earnings female$20,038$25,818$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%3.7%4.7%
Poverty level16.4%12.7%15.1%
The Prairie du Chien, WI 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 Prairie du Chien is $22,073, which is 25% lower than than the Wisconsin average and 26% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $39,454, which is 28% lower than than the Wisconsin average and 29% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Prairie du Chien is 3%, which is 33% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Prairie du Chien is 16% which is 9% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$26,300$39,454$78,908
City
$36,403$54,610$109,220
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
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 Prairie du Chien is 26% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Prairie du Chien is 29% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Prairie du Chien is 33% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Prairie du Chien is 9% higher than the national average.

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Prairie du Chien median earnings by income bracket

Prairie du Chien employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.3%0.0%
Manufacturing sector22.4%2.6%
Financial & insurance services2.9%2.8%
Wholesale & retail services18.3%32.4%
Public administration4.7%8.7%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.5%1.8%
Education, health & social services12.1%24.6%
Other20.7%22.9%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
St. Olaf, IA138$55,2080%
Bloomington, WI813$50,4869%
Wauzeka, WI705$50,1929%
Clayton, IA39$50,00010%
Monona, IA1,495$47,91713%
Prairie du Chien, WI5,771$39,45429%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Ware, MA5,771$41,64825%
Union Beach, NJ5,770$66,59620%
Mount Carmel, PA5,773$32,45641%
Malone, NY5,768$40,14327%
Ulysses, KS5,768$54,1572%
Prairie du Chien, WI5,771$39,45429%
Source: The Prairie du Chien, WI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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