Income/capita 131%
Household income 84%
Unemployment 100%
Income per capita$68,946$28,872$29,829
Median household income$101,667$54,570$55,322
Median income owner occupied$103,750$66,527$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$30,828$35,192
Median earnings male$62,250$37,409$36,919
Median earnings female$31,667$25,115$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%3.1%4.7%
Poverty level3.1%12.3%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Westwood is 131% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Westwood is 84% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Westwood is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Westwood is 79% lower than the national average

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      Westwood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector13.3%8.3%
      Financial & insurance services6.7%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services20.0%33.3%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services20.0%25.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Houghton, IA152$70,31327%
      St. Paul, IA100$56,7193%
      New London, IA1,945$50,1799%
      Olds, IA197$49,58310%
      Wayland, IA1,027$48,33313%
      Westwood, IA96$101,66784%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Nellie, OH96$39,02829%
      Point of Rocks, WY96$61,25011%
      Jericho, AR96$21,25062%
      Atlanta, NE96$58,1255%
      Pioneer, LA96$32,50041%
      Westwood, IA96$101,66784%
      Source: The Westwood, IA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).