Income/capita 33%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 35%
Income per capita$19,976$28,872$29,829
Median household income$45,250$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,000$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,917$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$32,500$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$17,045$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level12.1%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rippey is 33% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Rippey is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rippey is 35% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rippey is 20% lower than the national average

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      Rippey employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector36.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.0%
      Wholesale & retail services12.1%28.0%
      Public administration5.2%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.1%2.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%56.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fraser, IA165$76,25038%
      Lake Panorama, IA1,097$63,48215%
      Woodward, IA1,621$57,3614%
      Beaver, IA127$55,4170%
      Ogden, IA2,069$49,31811%
      Rippey, IA207$45,25018%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      South Shore, SD207$36,25034%
      Joplin, MT207$46,25016%
      Radersburg, MT207$0100%
      Vergennes, IL207$31,87542%
      Connorville, OH207$68,75024%
      Rippey, IA207$45,25018%
      Source: The Rippey, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).