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Income/capita 38%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 41%
IndexAlvanIllinoisNational
Income per capita$18,557$31,502$29,829
Median household income$45,313$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,625$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$39,688$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$23,125$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate6.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level17.5%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Alvan is 38% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Alvan is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Alvan is 41% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Alvan is 16% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $30,205$45,313$90,626
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Alvan median earnings by income bracket

      Alvan employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry38.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector15.3%13.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.3%
      Wholesale & retail services11.8%7.9%
      Public administration1.2%10.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.6%42.1%
      Other20.0%23.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bismarck, IL611$62,50013%
      Henning, IL243$55,5000%
      West Lebanon, IN858$52,1886%
      Rossville, IL1,694$50,7698%
      Fithian, IL468$50,2949%
      Alvan, IL308$45,31318%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Carolina, AL308$52,3445%
      East Germantown, IN308$27,50050%
      Fleischmanns, NY308$35,31336%
      Belcher, LA308$38,61130%
      Francis, OK308$40,22727%
      Alvan, IL308$45,31318%
      Source: The Alvan, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).