Income/capita 7%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 12%
IndexRed WingMinnesotaNational
Income per capita$27,821$33,225$29,829
Median household income$49,236$63,217$55,322
Median income owner occupied$68,849$77,618$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,115$34,348$35,192
Median earnings male$38,493$40,933$36,919
Median earnings female$23,353$29,114$26,250
Unemployment rate4.1%3.4%4.7%
Poverty level15.1%10.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Red Wing is 7% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Red Wing is 11% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Red Wing is 12% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Red Wing is equal to the national average

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      Red Wing employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.6%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector23.8%5.7%
      Financial & insurance services2.1%3.7%
      Wholesale & retail services12.5%7.2%
      Public administration4.7%5.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.7%3.0%
      Education, health & social services7.1%31.9%

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      Prescott, WI4,217$74,87535%
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      Goodhue, MN1,261$71,25029%
      Diamond Bluff, WI184$62,50013%
      Red Wing, MN16,484$49,23611%

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      Red Wing, MN16,484$49,23611%
      Source: The Red Wing, MN employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).