Income/capita 35%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 5%
IndexTurtle LakeWisconsinNational
Income per capita$19,316$29,253$29,829
Median household income$39,853$54,610$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,488$69,544$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,861$31,736$35,192
Median earnings male$28,750$37,342$36,919
Median earnings female$20,551$25,818$26,250
Unemployment rate4.9%3.7%4.7%
Poverty level12.4%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Turtle Lake is 35% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Turtle Lake is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Turtle Lake is 5% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Turtle Lake is 18% lower than the national average

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      Turtle Lake employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector40.4%15.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.6%
      Wholesale & retail services8.1%15.9%
      Public administration3.0%1.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.0%14.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Turtle Lake CDP, WI343$55,2500%
      Ridgeland, WI255$48,75012%
      Deer Park, WI244$48,75012%
      Balsam Lake, WI811$41,60725%
      Barron, WI3,349$41,31625%
      Turtle Lake, WI1,064$39,85328%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rochelle, GA1,064$31,64143%
      Church Rock, NM1,064$36,25034%
      Humansville, MO1,064$22,81359%
      Chico, TX1,064$44,50020%
      Earth, TX1,064$50,5839%
      Turtle Lake, WI1,064$39,85328%
      Source: The Turtle Lake, WI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).