Income/capita 57%
Household income 52%
Unemployment 45%
Income per capita$12,747$24,280$29,829
Median household income$26,445$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,799$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,556$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$11,119$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$6,342$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate6.8%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level43.2%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rexburg is 57% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Rexburg is 52% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rexburg is 45% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rexburg is 186% higher than the national average

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      Rexburg employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.5%0.8%
      Manufacturing sector6.3%5.6%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%2.1%
      Wholesale & retail services14.6%19.0%
      Public administration2.7%0.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.8%1.3%
      Education, health & social services38.2%41.7%

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      Newdale, ID342$48,75012%
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      Sugar City, ID1,471$46,87515%
      Parker, ID300$46,07117%
      Lewisville, ID451$45,31318%
      Rexburg, ID27,114$26,44552%

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      Alton, IL27,175$37,10833%
      Rexburg, ID27,114$26,44552%
      Source: The Rexburg, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).