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Income/capita 10%
Household income 8%
Unemployment 47%
IndexAtwoodIllinoisNational
Income per capita$26,992$31,502$29,829
Median household income$50,855$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,333$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$44,531$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$43,603$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,500$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.6%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Atwood is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Atwood is 8% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Atwood is 47% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Atwood is 63% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $33,899$50,855$101,710
      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.

      Atwood median earnings by income bracket

      Atwood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.9%5.8%
      Financial & insurance services1.0%13.9%
      Wholesale & retail services10.1%9.7%
      Public administration1.3%3.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities21.9%3.9%
      Education, health & social services4.4%28.2%
      Other24.2%25.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pesotum, IL514$69,50026%
      LaPlace, IL161$63,47215%
      Tolono, IL3,101$63,43815%
      Cisco, IL240$60,78110%
      Sadorus, IL375$60,5009%
      Atwood, IL1,106$50,8558%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Alexandria, TN1,106$51,2507%
      Simpson, PA1,106$35,12537%
      Houck, AZ1,107$23,02158%
      Kempner, TX1,105$48,20313%
      Bally, PA1,107$62,56013%
      Atwood, IL1,106$50,8558%
      Source: The Atwood, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).