Income/capita 22%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 50%
IndexSteamboat RockIowaNational
Income per capita$23,333$28,872$29,829
Median household income$40,556$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,500$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,625$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$40,417$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$32,813$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate2.3%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level9.0%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Steamboat Rock is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Steamboat Rock is 27% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Steamboat Rock is 50% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Steamboat Rock is 41% lower than the national average

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      Steamboat Rock employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry25.0%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector11.3%5.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services15.0%9.7%
      Public administration5.0%2.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.5%2.8%
      Education, health & social services1.3%54.2%

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      Beaman, IA238$58,5006%
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      New Providence, IA273$53,7503%
      Wellsburg, IA929$53,2504%
      Grundy Center, IA2,705$52,6255%
      Steamboat Rock, IA312$40,55627%

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      Steamboat Rock, IA312$40,55627%
      Source: The Steamboat Rock, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).