Waupaca employment information

IndexWaupacaWisconsinNational
Income per capita$25,678$29,253$29,829
Median household income$45,433$54,610$55,322
Median income owner occupied$58,970$69,544$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,464$31,736$35,192
Median earnings male$38,412$37,342$36,919
Median earnings female$25,255$25,818$26,250
Unemployment rate3.5%3.7%4.7%
Poverty level8.6%12.7%15.1%
The Waupaca, WI 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 Waupaca is $25,678, which is 12% lower than than the Wisconsin average and 14% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $45,433, which is 17% lower than than the Wisconsin average and 18% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Waupaca is 3%, which is 25% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Waupaca is 9% which is 43% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$30,285$45,433$90,866
City
$36,403$54,610$109,220
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.

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  • The income per capita in Waupaca is 14% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Waupaca is 18% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Waupaca is 25% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Waupaca is 43% lower than the national average.

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Waupaca median earnings by income bracket

Waupaca employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.5%1.3%
Manufacturing sector46.2%3.1%
Financial & insurance services0.0%5.3%
Wholesale & retail services9.8%15.6%
Public administration5.7%3.7%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.8%2.1%
Education, health & social services10.2%37.4%
Other16.9%28.9%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Amherst Junction, WI427$71,75030%
King, WI1,754$65,08918%
Chain O' Lakes, WI1,009$59,3757%
Fremont, WI666$59,3757%
Northport, WI552$57,3214%
Waupaca, WI6,026$45,43318%

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Munford, TN6,025$64,22616%
Estherville, IA6,027$42,69123%
Maquoketa, IA6,025$40,98226%
Ashton-Sandy Spring, MD6,024$119,609116%
Pahokee, FL6,022$27,90750%
Waupaca, WI6,026$45,43318%
Source: The Waupaca, WI employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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