Income/capita 24%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 72%
IndexSioux RapidsIowaNational
Income per capita$22,553$28,872$29,829
Median household income$45,500$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$55,694$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,417$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$40,365$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$18,214$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level20.5%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sioux Rapids is 24% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sioux Rapids is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sioux Rapids is 72% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sioux Rapids is 35% higher than the national average

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      Sioux Rapids employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector47.2%4.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services16.4%12.9%
      Public administration1.3%3.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.6%2.2%
      Education, health & social services11.3%39.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Aurelia, IA955$59,7928%
      Rossie, IA50$58,5716%
      Royal, IA415$48,12513%
      Rembrandt, IA161$45,62518%
      Albert City, IA589$44,06320%
      Sioux Rapids, IA729$45,50018%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Candor, NY729$58,7506%
      Blairsville, GA729$16,76670%
      Opal, VA729$84,91153%
      What Cheer, IA729$31,19844%
      Franklin, WV729$37,67932%
      Sioux Rapids, IA729$45,50018%
      Source: The Sioux Rapids, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).