Income/capita 30%
Household income 21%
Unemployment 71%
Income per capita$21,012$28,872$29,829
Median household income$43,750$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,750$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$63,750$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$35,000$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$19,500$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate8.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level11.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Prairieburg is 30% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Prairieburg is 21% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Prairieburg is 71% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Prairieburg is 24% lower than the national average

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      Prairieburg employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry32.6%6.5%
      Manufacturing sector20.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%6.5%
      Wholesale & retail services14.0%16.1%
      Public administration2.3%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.7%3.2%
      Education, health & social services9.3%51.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Robins, IA3,434$119,583116%
      Stone City, IA288$82,35349%
      Alburnett, IA633$69,89626%
      Marion, IA37,198$67,30822%
      Ryan, IA364$65,25018%
      Prairieburg, IA184$43,75021%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cordova, SC184$35,00037%
      Searsboro, IA184$32,91740%
      Baileyville, PA184$37,18833%
      Hardinsburg, IN184$40,35727%
      Diamond Bluff, WI184$62,50013%
      Prairieburg, IA184$43,75021%
      Source: The Prairieburg, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).