Dorchester employment information

Income per capita$20,380$30,019$28,555
Median household income$48,750$57,166$53,482
Median income owner occupied$48,750$72,851$68,142
Median income renter occupied$0$32,466$33,219
Median earnings male$35,000$39,039$36,116
Median earnings female$17,000$26,489$25,692
Unemployment rate12.9%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level14.3%14.4%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Dorchester is 29% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Dorchester is 9% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Dorchester is 122% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Dorchester is 8% lower than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Dorchester median earnings by income bracket

Dorchester employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry25.0%13.6%
Manufacturing sector21.9%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
Wholesale & retail services6.3%22.7%
Public administration21.9%18.2%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.6%4.5%
Education, health & social services0.0%31.8%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Holiday Shores, IL2,918$81,25052%
Hamel, IL878$77,61445%
Eagarville, IL161$66,25024%
Bethalto, IL9,443$60,23613%
New Douglas, IL372$58,75010%
Dorchester, IL147$48,7509%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Port Alsworth, AK147$70,62532%
Kirkpatrick, OR147$85,00059%
Coyote, NM147$30,68243%
Muscotah, KS147$37,50030%
Corona, NM147$48,7509%
Dorchester, IL147$48,7509%
Source: The Dorchester, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.