Income/capita 8%
Household income 15%
Unemployment 11%
IndexBedford ParkIllinoisNational
Income per capita$27,499$31,502$29,829
Median household income$63,594$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$65,500$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$33,047$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$25,385$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate5.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level11.9%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bedford Park is 8% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bedford Park is 15% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bedford Park is 11% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bedford Park is 21% lower than the national average

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      Bedford Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector13.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.1%2.4%
      Wholesale & retail services17.8%3.2%
      Public administration7.6%5.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.2%9.7%
      Education, health & social services3.8%45.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hinsdale, IL17,438$173,558214%
      Western Springs, IL13,133$147,361166%
      Oak Brook, IL7,988$144,286161%
      Burr Ridge, IL10,736$126,771129%
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,641$111,981102%
      Bedford Park, IL581$63,59415%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ronda, NC581$30,45545%
      Chadwick, IL581$49,06311%
      Milnor, ND581$53,6463%
      Gates, TN581$26,53252%
      Holly Grove, AR581$31,58343%
      Bedford Park, IL581$63,59415%
      Source: The Bedford Park, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).