Income/capita 20%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 16%
Income per capita$23,796$28,872$29,829
Median household income$44,643$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$52,019$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,875$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$40,000$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$26,042$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level11.8%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Stanhope is 20% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Stanhope is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Stanhope is 16% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Stanhope is 22% lower than the national average

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      Stanhope employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector34.9%12.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%4.7%
      Wholesale & retail services11.9%22.6%
      Public administration1.8%2.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.2%1.9%
      Education, health & social services8.3%28.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gilbert, IA1,183$87,91759%
      Fraser, IA165$76,25038%
      Jewell Junction, IA1,230$60,2349%
      Randall, IA188$56,2502%
      Story City, IA3,423$53,8933%
      Stanhope, IA406$44,64319%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lehigh, IA406$35,27836%
      Colburn, IN406$43,60821%
      Leonard, MI406$50,3139%
      San Patricio, TX406$78,50042%
      Thebes, IL406$28,12549%
      Stanhope, IA406$44,64319%
      Source: The Stanhope, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).