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Income/capita 17%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 71%
IndexSutherlandIowaNational
Income per capita$24,628$28,872$29,829
Median household income$45,577$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,423$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,000$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$31,528$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$20,750$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.4%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level12.2%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sutherland is 17% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sutherland is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sutherland is 71% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sutherland is 19% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $30,381$45,577$91,154
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Sutherland median earnings by income bracket

      Sutherland employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.7%2.8%
      Manufacturing sector25.5%10.1%
      Financial & insurance services4.7%11.0%
      Wholesale & retail services18.8%11.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.4%1.8%
      Education, health & social services6.7%41.3%
      Other27.5%16.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Paullina, IA1,034$57,5744%
      Everly, IA624$56,5632%
      Primghar, IA973$50,1799%
      Calumet, IA192$50,00010%
      Meriden, IA209$48,75012%
      Sutherland, IA595$45,57718%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      East Arcadia, NC595$25,55654%
      Idaville, IN595$56,1181%
      Beaver City, NE595$39,15329%
      Frost, TX595$34,90437%
      Buda, IL595$41,69125%
      Sutherland, IA595$45,57718%
      Source: The Sutherland, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).