Contrary to popular impression, the per person income of Iowa ranks slightly below the average for the United States. This may come as a surprise to many Iowans who look upon this state as the garden spot of the nation.
"Iowan's Incomes Lag,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 1
, Article 8.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol1/iss4/8