Income/capita 47%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 21%
Income per capita$15,862$24,280$29,829
Median household income$35,011$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,045$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,127$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$29,672$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$13,167$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate3.7%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level27.4%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rupert is 47% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Rupert is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rupert is 21% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rupert is 81% higher than the national average

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      Rupert employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector21.7%38.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.7%
      Wholesale & retail services18.8%15.6%
      Public administration3.7%1.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.5%5.2%
      Education, health & social services6.8%32.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Declo, ID510$53,0774%
      Albion, ID315$52,8574%
      Paul, ID1,367$47,21615%
      Acequia, ID201$46,66716%
      Heyburn, ID3,187$44,75319%
      Rupert, ID5,702$35,01137%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Loudon, TN5,701$33,34640%
      Sinton, TX5,701$52,1616%
      Boiling Spring Lakes, NC5,703$51,0948%
      Nazareth, PA5,703$54,1782%
      Forest, MS5,700$30,71744%
      Rupert, ID5,702$35,01137%
      Source: The Rupert, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).