Income/capita 60%
Household income 64%
Unemployment 147%
Income per capita$12,001$31,502$29,829
Median household income$20,100$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$37,188$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$14,152$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$25,824$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$18,125$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate11.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level48.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Alorton is 60% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Alorton is 64% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Alorton is 147% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Alorton is 222% higher than the national average

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      Alorton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector16.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.8%
      Wholesale & retail services26.6%18.3%
      Public administration7.4%2.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%11.0%
      Education, health & social services9.4%40.7%

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      Ladue, MO8,579$186,371237%
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      Warson Woods, MO1,870$118,889115%
      Oakland, MO1,649$111,667102%
      Alorton, IL1,908$20,10064%

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      Lisbon, IA1,908$56,3822%
      Midway, PA1,907$46,16117%
      Valle Vista, AZ1,907$47,27315%
      Warren, OR1,909$69,45326%
      Benton, LA1,909$35,77435%
      Alorton, IL1,908$20,10064%
      Source: The Alorton, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).