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Income/capita 7%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 100%
IndexWest AmanaIowaNational
Income per capita$27,825$28,872$29,829
Median household income$46,316$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$27,171$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$0$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$18,860$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level7.5%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in West Amana is 7% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in West Amana is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in West Amana is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in West Amana is 50% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $30,874$46,316$92,632
      City
      $36,376$54,570$109,140
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      West Amana median earnings by income bracket

      West Amana employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector95.0%8.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%38.7%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%0.0%
      Other5.0%61.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Walford, IA1,428$96,52874%
      Fairfax, IA2,418$91,96466%
      Middle Amana, IA423$90,89364%
      Atkins, IA1,713$82,22249%
      Swisher, IA846$75,71437%
      West Amana, IA212$46,31616%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Moorland, IA212$43,75021%
      Oakley, MI212$42,50023%
      Burbank, OH212$48,75012%
      Stanwood, MI212$44,00020%
      Sandy Ridge, PA212$108,86497%
      West Amana, IA212$46,31616%
      Source: The West Amana, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).