Income/capita 37%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 48%
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Income per capita$18,829$31,502$29,829
Median household income$40,140$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,542$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,278$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$31,284$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$23,418$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level17.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Abingdon is 37% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Abingdon is 27% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Abingdon is 48% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Abingdon is 18% higher than the national average

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      Abingdon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.3%1.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%9.3%
      Wholesale & retail services22.6%25.0%
      Public administration4.4%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities22.1%1.0%
      Education, health & social services5.3%33.1%

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      Oak Run, IL528$64,62516.8%
      Fairview, IL506$54,8860.8%
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      Avon, IL803$48,75011.9%
      East Galesburg, IL737$46,78615.4%
      Abingdon, IL3,181$40,14027.4%

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      Blue Hills, CT3,181$59,9348.3%
      Pittsboro, IN3,181$79,50543.7%
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      Abingdon, IL3,181$40,14027.4%
      Source: The Abingdon, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).