Individuals and households get their income from three main sources: net earnings by place of residence; dividends, interest, and rent; and transfer payments (for example, Social Security and Unemployment Compensation).
Among Jerome residents in 2018. . .
- net earnings made up 67 percent of personal income, compared to 66 percent in 2010;
- dividends, interest and rent - income from investments - made up 14 percent of personal income, compared to 14 percent in 2010;
- transfer payments made up 17 percent of personal income, compared to 20 percent in 2010.