Income/capita 2%
Household income 39%
Unemployment 77%
Income per capita$30,560$28,872$29,829
Median household income$76,667$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$81,806$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$38,125$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$53,500$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$35,667$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level3.3%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Underwood is 2% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Underwood is 39% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Underwood is 77% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Underwood is 78% lower than the national average

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      Underwood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector11.3%7.3%
      Financial & insurance services3.6%5.7%
      Wholesale & retail services20.7%17.1%
      Public administration6.3%3.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.2%6.7%
      Education, health & social services9.9%48.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bentley, IA107$111,316101%
      Crescent, IA522$80,00045%
      McClelland, IA176$77,50040%
      Weston, IA139$73,85433%
      Treynor, IA957$66,76121%
      Underwood, IA808$76,66739%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cedar Grove, WV808$41,01626%
      South Wilmington, IL808$60,93810%
      Theresa, NY808$53,5713%
      Willsboro, NY808$56,7503%
      Neopit, WI808$28,55848%
      Underwood, IA808$76,66739%
      Source: The Underwood, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).