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Income/capita 36%
Household income 35%
Unemployment 22%
IndexAssumptionIllinoisNational
Income per capita$19,092$31,502$29,829
Median household income$36,217$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,813$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,786$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$35,750$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$23,021$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level20.6%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Assumption is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Assumption is 35% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Assumption is 22% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Assumption is 36% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $24,142$36,217$72,434
      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.

      Assumption median earnings by income bracket

      Assumption employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.2%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector38.1%15.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%8.8%
      Wholesale & retail services13.0%5.9%
      Public administration6.3%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.5%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.6%47.1%
      Other23.3%27.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wenonah, IL40$79,00043%
      Dalton City, IL474$58,8646%
      Macon, IL1,204$56,1542%
      Stonington, IL913$55,3130%
      Blue Mound, IL1,087$52,0196%
      Assumption, IL1,228$36,21735%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Plandome, NY1,228$228,409313%
      Centre Hall, PA1,228$57,6044%
      Lesage, WV1,228$37,00033%
      Warren, MA1,228$27,69250%
      Hampton, NJ1,229$66,81821%
      Assumption, IL1,228$36,21735%
      Source: The Assumption, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).