Income/capita 15%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 85%
IndexSt. AnsgarIowaNational
Income per capita$25,364$28,872$29,829
Median household income$49,063$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,923$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,447$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$46,071$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$22,375$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.7%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level9.1%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in St. Ansgar is 15% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in St. Ansgar is 11% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in St. Ansgar is 85% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in St. Ansgar is 40% lower than the national average

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      St. Ansgar employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.8%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector20.5%6.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.0%8.2%
      Wholesale & retail services9.1%9.9%
      Public administration2.7%5.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.4%1.1%
      Education, health & social services16.9%50.0%

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      Plymouth, IA344$52,5005%
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      Mitchell, IA171$51,2507%
      Adams, MN732$51,2507%
      Orchard, IA50$50,8938%
      St. Ansgar, IA1,087$49,06311%

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      St. Ansgar, IA1,087$49,06311%
      Source: The St. Ansgar, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).