Income/capita 9%
Household income 4%
Unemployment 17%
IndexVan HorneIowaNational
Income per capita$27,047$28,872$29,829
Median household income$57,692$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,250$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,576$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$37,917$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$25,304$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level9.2%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Van Horne is 9% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Van Horne is 4% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Van Horne is 17% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Van Horne is 39% lower than the national average

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      Van Horne employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.2%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.0%5.9%
      Financial & insurance services3.7%12.2%
      Wholesale & retail services7.9%17.6%
      Public administration0.0%1.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.1%3.9%
      Education, health & social services17.5%34.6%

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      Walford, IA1,428$96,52874%
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      Atkins, IA1,713$82,22249%
      Luzerne, IA138$68,75024%
      Palo, IA1,036$68,12523%
      Van Horne, IA782$57,6924%

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      Chesnee, SC782$18,92966%
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      Corfu, NY782$51,1118%
      La Conner, WA782$42,58923%
      Van Horne, IA782$57,6924%
      Source: The Van Horne, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).