West Garfield Park, Chicago, IL Employment & Jobs

West Garfield Park, Chicago employment information

IndexWest Garfield ParkChicagoIllinois
Income per capita$12,095$27,148$27,387
Median household income$34,110$46,877$57,848
Median household income owner occupied$64,882$64,882$66,093
Median household income renter occupied$34,076$34,076$36,332
Median earnings male$23,864$32,359$41,929
Median earnings female$20,735$26,081$22,787
Unemployment rate (2000)22.1%10.1%4.5%
Unemployment rate (2010)n/a11.1%10.4%
Unemployment rate (2013)n/a9.1%9.2%
Poverty level35.9%19.6%8.5%
The data is based upon 2010 estimates.
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The income per capita in West Garfield Park is 55.4% less than the Chicago average and 55.8% less than the Illinois average. The median household income in West Garfield Park is 27.2% less than the Chicago average and 41% less than the Illinois average. The median household income in West Garfield Park for owner occupied housing is 90.4% greater than the median household income for renter occupied housing in West Garfield Park.

The poverty level in West Garfield Park is 83% greater than the Chicago average and 321.3% greater than the Illinois average. The median earnings for males in West Garfield Park is 15.1% greater than the median earnings for females in West Garfield Park.


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Data displayed in the above graphs is based on 2000 census data.

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