River Forest employment information

IndexRiver ForestIllinoisNational
Income per capita$63,342$30,019$28,555
Median household income$108,563$57,166$53,482
Median income owner occupied$126,083$72,851$68,142
Median income renter occupied$56,638$32,466$33,219
Median earnings male$80,813$39,039$36,116
Median earnings female$34,306$26,489$25,692
Unemployment rate2.5%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level4.2%14.4%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in River Forest is 122% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in River Forest is 103% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in River Forest is 57% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in River Forest is 73% lower than the national average.

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River Forest median earnings by income bracket

River Forest employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry6.1%0.4%
Manufacturing sector9.0%0.0%
Financial & insurance services13.3%8.9%
Wholesale & retail services8.2%8.2%
Public administration3.1%2.7%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.9%0.4%
Education, health & social services18.4%41.2%

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Hinsdale, IL16,898$163,558206%
Oak Brook, IL7,967$148,173177%
River Forest, IL11,211$108,563103%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Goulds, FL11,210$28,73846%
Woodinville, WA11,201$97,60482%
Springdale, OH11,201$49,7577%
West Point, MS11,200$26,78450%
Peru, IN11,199$33,71337%
River Forest, IL11,211$108,563103%
Source: The River Forest, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.