DeKalb employment information

IndexDeKalbIllinoisNational
Income per capita$19,088$30,019$28,555
Median household income$38,357$57,166$53,482
Median income owner occupied$75,958$72,851$68,142
Median income renter occupied$22,256$32,466$33,219
Median earnings male$17,940$39,039$36,116
Median earnings female$11,637$26,489$25,692
Unemployment rate7.9%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level32.3%14.4%15.6%

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in DeKalb is 33% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in DeKalb is 28% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in DeKalb is 35% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in DeKalb is 107% higher than the national average.

Find jobs in DeKalb

Find Real Estate Listings In DeKalb

Location
Price
Bedrooms
Bathrooms
 

New Real Estate Listings In DeKalb

Compare DeKalb, IL Employment To Other Cities

Employment status

Hours worked per week

DeKalb median earnings by income bracket

DeKalb employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.8%0.2%
Manufacturing sector12.6%0.3%
Financial & insurance services2.7%3.1%
Wholesale & retail services16.3%14.6%
Public administration4.0%4.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.9%1.0%
Education, health & social services22.6%41.0%
Other28.1%29.9%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Lily Lake, IL1,082$88,50065%
Hampshire, IL6,053$81,83753%
Virgil, IL347$81,56353%
Cortland, IL4,375$75,16041%
Kingston, IL1,029$70,97233%
DeKalb, IL44,092$38,35728%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Titusville, FL44,032$40,42024%
Lacey, WA44,031$59,88512%
Sayreville, NJ43,962$81,13652%
Pittsfield, MA44,226$43,48919%
Hackensack, NJ43,903$53,3380%
DeKalb, IL44,092$38,35728%
Source: The DeKalb, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.