Van Meter employment information

IndexVan MeterIowaNational
Income per capita$27,753$28,872$29,829
Median household income$80,000$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$85,547$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$61,563$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$38,417$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$33,636$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level2.6%12.3%15.1%
The Van Meter, IA employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Van Meter is $27,753, which is 4% lower than than the Iowa average and 7% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $80,000, which is 47% higher than than the Iowa average and 45% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Van Meter is 1%, which is 76% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Van Meter is 3% which is 83% lower than than the national average.

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$53,328$80,000$160,000
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$36,376$54,570$109,140
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$36,877$55,322$110,644
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  • The income per capita in Van Meter is 7% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Van Meter is 45% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Van Meter is 76% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Van Meter is 83% lower than the national average.

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Van Meter median earnings by income bracket

Van Meter employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry14.3%1.1%
Manufacturing sector11.3%1.1%
Financial & insurance services12.1%25.1%
Wholesale & retail services25.6%7.1%
Public administration5.0%0.8%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%2.8%
Education, health & social services7.4%37.6%
Other16.0%20.6%

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Grimes, IA10,422$83,12550%
Urbandale, IA41,578$81,86248%
Van Meter, IA1,256$80,00045%

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New Franklin, MO1,256$29,21947%
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Van Meter, IA1,256$80,00045%
Source: The Van Meter, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).