Income/capita 4%
Household income 8%
Unemployment 70%
Income per capita$28,714$28,872$29,829
Median household income$50,625$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,000$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$39,773$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$24,205$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate1.4%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level13.5%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Wesley is 4% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Wesley is 8% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Wesley is 70% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Wesley is 11% lower than the national average

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      Wesley employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.6%2.6%
      Manufacturing sector35.2%6.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.6%
      Wholesale & retail services21.0%14.3%
      Public administration1.9%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.6%5.2%
      Education, health & social services5.7%40.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      St. Benedict, IA14$69,37525%
      Algona, IA5,496$53,3883%
      Bancroft, IA712$52,7945%
      St. Joseph, IA121$47,29215%
      Britt, IA1,919$46,65016%
      Wesley, IA333$50,6258%

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      Fayette, UT333$75,20836%
      Stratton, OH333$27,39650%
      Nectar, AL333$43,12522%
      Wesley, IA333$50,6258%
      Source: The Wesley, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).