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Income/capita 16%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 31%
IndexSac CityIowaNational
Income per capita$25,009$28,872$29,829
Median household income$44,972$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,250$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,714$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$36,302$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$20,566$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.2%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level12.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sac City is 16% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sac City is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sac City is 31% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sac City is 18% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $29,978$44,972$89,944
      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.

      Sac City median earnings by income bracket

      Sac City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.1%8.5%
      Financial & insurance services6.4%1.0%
      Wholesale & retail services13.9%20.0%
      Public administration7.8%5.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.7%4.4%
      Education, health & social services8.0%49.6%
      Other20.9%13.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Twin Lakes, IA186$122,917122%
      Lakeside, IA674$70,52127%
      Newell, IA1,070$53,7503%
      Wall Lake, IA777$49,58310%
      Lake View, IA1,002$48,64612%
      Sac City, IA2,185$44,97219%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Eastpoint, FL2,185$40,28827%
      Lake Butler city, FL2,185$26,48452%
      Carthage, TN2,186$34,00639%
      Mount Sterling, IL2,184$46,83815%
      New Haven, MO2,186$49,04411%
      Sac City, IA2,185$44,97219%
      Source: The Sac City, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).