Scales Mound employment information

IndexScales MoundIllinoisNational
Income per capita$20,929$30,019$28,555
Median household income$46,667$57,166$53,482
Median income owner occupied$57,813$72,851$68,142
Median income renter occupied$23,125$32,466$33,219
Median earnings male$31,944$39,039$36,116
Median earnings female$22,083$26,489$25,692
Unemployment rate8.2%6.6%5.8%
Poverty level14.9%14.4%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Scales Mound is 27% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Scales Mound is 13% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Scales Mound is 41% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Scales Mound is 4% lower than the national average.

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Scales Mound median earnings by income bracket

Scales Mound employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry21.7%0.0%
Manufacturing sector14.8%6.1%
Financial & insurance services0.9%2.6%
Wholesale & retail services16.5%10.4%
Public administration0.9%2.6%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.2%9.6%
Education, health & social services5.2%34.8%

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Scales Mound, IL451$46,66713%

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Dumas, MS451$39,89625%
Prue, OK451$33,06838%
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Scales Mound, IL451$46,66713%
Source: The Scales Mound, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.