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Income/capita 25%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 51%
IndexSharpsburgIowaNational
Income per capita$22,329$28,872$29,829
Median household income$45,000$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$46,250$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$26,667$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$31,042$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level6.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sharpsburg is 25% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sharpsburg is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sharpsburg is 51% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sharpsburg is 57% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $29,997$45,000$90,000
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Sharpsburg median earnings by income bracket

      Sharpsburg employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector4.9%40.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services51.2%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%6.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities19.5%13.3%
      Education, health & social services0.0%46.7%
      Other24.4%26.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Benton, IA43$60,4699%
      Maloy, IA19$46,25016%
      Corning, IA1,598$44,23120%
      New Market, IA393$42,35623%
      Redding, IA59$40,00028%
      Sharpsburg, IA113$45,00019%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Williamson, IA113$42,81323%
      Hunter, AR113$22,08360%
      Midland, SD113$30,00046%
      Airport Heights, TX113$0100%
      Murphy, ID113$31,17244%
      Sharpsburg, IA113$45,00019%
      Source: The Sharpsburg, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).