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Income/capita 1%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 33%
IndexWalcottIowaNational
Income per capita$29,545$28,872$29,829
Median household income$46,613$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$52,500$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,357$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$42,583$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$26,417$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level7.4%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Walcott is 1% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Walcott is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Walcott is 33% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Walcott is 51% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $31,072$46,613$93,226
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Walcott median earnings by income bracket

      Walcott employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.5%1.7%
      Manufacturing sector33.8%2.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.8%4.6%
      Wholesale & retail services15.3%20.4%
      Public administration2.3%3.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.8%6.3%
      Education, health & social services5.7%24.7%
      Other27.8%23.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Long Grove, IA952$108,88997%
      Donahue, IA385$78,33342%
      Blue Grass, IA1,563$71,05828%
      Park View, IA2,718$69,82126%
      Coyne Center, IL1,083$68,92925%
      Walcott, IA1,450$46,61316%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sheridan, CA1,450$52,2925%
      Basin City, WA1,450$51,0718%
      Minco, OK1,450$43,01522%
      Brickerville, PA1,450$85,41754%
      Woodbranch, TX1,449$70,50927%
      Walcott, IA1,450$46,61316%
      Source: The Walcott, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).