Income/capita 50%
Household income 55%
Unemployment 51%
Income per capita$14,885$24,280$29,829
Median household income$24,688$49,174$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,286$59,554$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,542$30,762$35,192
Median earnings male$21,136$31,790$36,919
Median earnings female$15,234$20,292$26,250
Unemployment rate7.0%3.9%4.7%
Poverty level26.0%15.2%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Smelterville is 50% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Smelterville is 55% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Smelterville is 51% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Smelterville is 72% higher than the national average

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      Smelterville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector6.2%2.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.7%
      Wholesale & retail services15.4%26.4%
      Public administration0.0%1.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.2%34.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wardner, ID155$57,6394%
      Osburn, ID1,579$41,25025%
      Kellogg, ID2,279$36,56334%
      Pinehurst, ID1,766$35,37036%
      Wallace, ID764$31,55043%
      Smelterville, ID680$24,68855%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rough Rock, AZ680$36,97933%
      Findlay, IL680$40,52127%
      New Florence, MO680$30,58345%
      Minto, ND680$64,28616%
      Redfield, IA680$50,7958%
      Smelterville, ID680$24,68855%
      Source: The Smelterville, ID employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).