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Income/capita 27%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 85%
IndexThorIowaNational
Income per capita$21,759$28,872$29,829
Median household income$45,000$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,938$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,250$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$29,167$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$27,500$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.7%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level13.1%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Thor is 27% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Thor is 19% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Thor is 85% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Thor is 13% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $29,997$45,000$90,000
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Thor median earnings by income bracket

      Thor employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector29.8%19.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.5%2.8%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities34.0%11.1%
      Education, health & social services0.0%38.9%
      Other19.1%41.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Vincent, IA130$58,7506%
      Badger, IA487$58,1255%
      Clare, IA221$56,8753%
      Livermore, IA508$53,5003%
      Bode, IA282$45,75017%
      Thor, IA183$45,00019%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Van Voorhis, PA183$39,12529%
      Garden Grove, IA183$30,83344%
      Waggoner, IL183$21,87560%
      Brookhurst, WY183$110,694100%
      Gould, OK183$55,0001%
      Thor, IA183$45,00019%
      Source: The Thor, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).