Income/capita 31%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 76%
IndexSouth EnglishIowaNational
Income per capita$20,548$28,872$29,829
Median household income$39,722$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,125$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$35,417$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$16,250$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate8.2%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level11.8%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in South English is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in South English is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in South English is 76% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in South English is 22% lower than the national average

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      South English median earnings by income bracket

      South English employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector34.1%9.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.4%10.3%
      Wholesale & retail services4.9%25.6%
      Public administration0.0%2.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.7%9.0%
      Education, health & social services4.9%33.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Thornburg, IA75$63,43815%
      Parnell, IA206$60,83310%
      Harper, IA96$60,83310%
      Wellman, IA1,365$57,1253%
      North English, IA1,148$50,0969%
      South English, IA299$39,72228%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mowrystown, OH299$33,03640%
      Frystown, PA299$48,02113%
      Timberon, NM299$20,34663%
      Freedom, OK299$75,00036%
      Brisbin, PA299$34,79237%
      South English, IA299$39,72228%
      Source: The South English, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).