Russell employment information

IndexRussellIowaNational
Income per capita$16,984$28,872$29,829
Median household income$32,955$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$36,750$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,208$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$33,393$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$18,393$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate4.6%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level30.4%12.3%15.1%
The Russell, IA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Russell is $16,984, which is 41% lower than than the Iowa average and 43% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $32,955, which is 40% lower than than the Iowa average and 40% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Russell is 5%, which is 1% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Russell is 30% which is 101% higher than than the national average.

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$Input your household income
$21,967$32,955$65,910
City
$36,376$54,570$109,140
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Russell is 43% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Russell is 40% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Russell is 1% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Russell is 101% higher than the national average.

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      Russell employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector6.5%3.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services35.9%26.5%
      Public administration3.3%4.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.5%2.4%
      Education, health & social services12.0%42.2%
      Other20.7%20.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lucas, IA185$51,2507%
      Melrose, IA153$49,37511%
      Williamson, IA113$42,81323%
      Chariton, IA4,219$42,00324%
      Lacona, IA472$41,66725%
      Russell, IA516$32,95540%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Vienna, LA516$61,25011%
      Denver, IN516$49,16711%
      Cleveland, UT516$64,37516%
      Georgetown CDP, IL516$57,6324%
      Sunfield, MI516$45,41718%
      Russell, IA516$32,95540%
      Source: The Russell, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).