Income/capita 3%
Household income 3%
Unemployment 72%
Income per capita$30,682$28,872$29,829
Median household income$53,750$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$62,143$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$38,125$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$36,667$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$22,083$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level12.8%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Salix is 3% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Salix is 3% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Salix is 72% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Salix is 15% lower than the national average

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      Salix employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.0%5.8%
      Financial & insurance services1.7%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services10.4%14.6%
      Public administration5.2%5.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%1.0%
      Education, health & social services12.2%58.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dakota Dunes, SD2,745$94,58371%
      Climbing Hill, IA168$84,53153%
      Sergeant Bluff, IA4,399$74,87135%
      Lawton, IA900$68,75024%
      Jackson, NE153$62,50013%
      Salix, IA402$53,7503%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Garretts Mill, MD402$69,32725%
      Risco, MO402$40,83326%
      Dahlgren, IL402$35,17936%
      Pollocksville, NC402$21,66761%
      Springboro, PA402$43,28122%
      Salix, IA402$53,7503%
      Source: The Salix, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).