Income/capita 11%
Household income 41%
Unemployment 100%
IndexSt. MarysIowaNational
Income per capita$33,052$28,872$29,829
Median household income$78,167$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$79,167$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,000$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$40,278$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$35,000$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level11.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in St. Marys is 11% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in St. Marys is 41% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in St. Marys is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in St. Marys is 24% lower than the national average

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      St. Marys employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry20.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services8.2%18.2%
      Wholesale & retail services34.7%2.3%
      Public administration0.0%2.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services8.2%38.6%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cumming, IA415$116,875111%
      Norwalk, IA9,944$80,67546%
      St. Charles, IA765$68,86424%
      New Virginia, IA553$60,2509%
      Carlisle, IA4,031$58,2995%
      St. Marys, IA210$78,16741%

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      Edesville, MD210$39,00030%
      Starrucca, PA210$59,1077%
      Waldo, AL210$32,18842%
      Detroit, AL210$27,08351%
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      St. Marys, IA210$78,16741%
      Source: The St. Marys, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).