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Income/capita 11%
Household income 35%
Unemployment 75%
IndexSergeant BluffIowaNational
Income per capita$26,564$28,872$29,829
Median household income$74,871$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$91,007$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$51,667$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$53,447$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$0$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.2%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level17.2%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sergeant Bluff is 11% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sergeant Bluff is 35% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sergeant Bluff is 75% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sergeant Bluff is 14% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $49,909$74,871$149,742
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Sergeant Bluff median earnings by income bracket

      Sergeant Bluff employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.5%5.5%
      Manufacturing sector21.2%3.9%
      Financial & insurance services4.5%5.3%
      Wholesale & retail services21.3%11.0%
      Public administration10.9%3.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.9%2.7%
      Education, health & social services5.3%53.3%
      Other16.4%13.1%

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      Jackson, NE153$62,50013%
      Bronson, IA310$60,93810%
      Sergeant Bluff, IA4,399$74,87135%

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      Greenville, KY4,401$30,19245%
      Mount Pleasant, PA4,395$45,02019%
      Sergeant Bluff, IA4,399$74,87135%
      Source: The Sergeant Bluff, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).