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Income/capita 52%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 74%
IndexSearsboroIowaNational
Income per capita$14,433$28,872$29,829
Median household income$32,917$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,750$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,500$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$23,750$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$9,688$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate8.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level25.0%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Searsboro is 52% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Searsboro is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Searsboro is 74% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Searsboro is 65% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $21,942$32,917$65,834
      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.

      Searsboro median earnings by income bracket

      Searsboro employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector39.1%6.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services26.1%43.8%
      Public administration0.0%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%18.8%
      Other26.1%25.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Oakland Acres, IA116$89,58362%
      Pella, IA10,280$60,5689%
      Lynnville, IA456$60,4179%
      Sully, IA843$58,3135%
      New Sharon, IA1,263$54,9311%
      Searsboro, IA184$32,91740%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sidney, AR184$23,54257%
      Maryhill Estates, KY184$176,750219%
      Glenford, OH184$51,2507%
      McCracken, KS184$25,83353%
      Cleveland, VA184$20,41763%
      Searsboro, IA184$32,91740%
      Source: The Searsboro, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).