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Income/capita 5%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 12%
IndexArlingtonIllinoisNational
Income per capita$28,471$31,502$29,829
Median household income$61,875$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$72,679$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$39,583$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$28,000$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate5.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level10.6%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Arlington is 5% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Arlington is 12% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Arlington is 12% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Arlington is 30% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $41,245$61,875$123,750
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Arlington median earnings by income bracket

      Arlington employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.3%9.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%7.0%
      Wholesale & retail services24.6%9.3%
      Public administration10.5%4.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.0%7.0%
      Education, health & social services1.8%30.2%
      Other24.6%23.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hollowayville, IL52$71,87530%
      Cedar Point, IL335$62,81314%
      Ladd, IL1,178$61,34611%
      Cherry, IL478$61,25011%
      North Utica, IL1,402$56,6352%
      Arlington, IL199$61,87512%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Brogan, OR199$70,70328%
      Refton, PA199$66,13620%
      Airport Road Addition, TX199$0100%
      Randlett, UT199$20,15664%
      Whites City, NM199$0100%
      Arlington, IL199$61,87512%
      Source: The Arlington, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).