Income/capita 53%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 100%
Income per capita$14,168$28,872$29,829
Median household income$31,250$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$31,250$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$21,964$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$8,958$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level32.3%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Varina is 53% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Varina is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Varina is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Varina is 114% higher than the national average

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      Varina employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.5%22.2%
      Manufacturing sector11.1%144.4%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services11.1%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services7.4%44.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lakeside, IA674$70,52127%
      Newell, IA1,070$53,7503%
      Laurens, IA1,272$46,66716%
      Rembrandt, IA161$45,62518%
      Albert City, IA589$44,06320%
      Varina, IA96$31,25044%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sheldon, ND96$39,16729%
      Atlanta, NE96$58,1255%
      Millerton, IA96$31,72343%
      McDonald, NC96$36,25034%
      Duncan, IA96$0100%
      Varina, IA96$31,25044%
      Source: The Varina, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).