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Income/capita 33%
Household income 25%
Unemployment 107%
IndexBluffsIllinoisNational
Income per capita$20,047$31,502$29,829
Median household income$41,250$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,438$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$34,044$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$19,432$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate9.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level20.0%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bluffs is 33% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bluffs is 25% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bluffs is 107% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bluffs is 33% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $27,497$41,250$82,500
      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.

      Bluffs median earnings by income bracket

      Bluffs employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.1%2.6%
      Manufacturing sector20.7%4.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%13.5%
      Wholesale & retail services23.0%14.6%
      Public administration1.5%14.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.3%3.6%
      Education, health & social services8.1%27.6%
      Other17.0%17.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Exeter, IL105$62,81314%
      Arenzville, IL382$60,83310%
      Glasgow, IL174$56,2502%
      Detroit, IL109$56,0001%
      Versailles, IL420$51,6677%
      Bluffs, IL734$41,25025%

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      Pioneer, FL734$0100%
      Salem, NM734$0100%
      Scotia, CA734$44,06320%
      Kilmichael, MS734$31,55243%
      Chevy Chase Section Three, MD733$245,625344%
      Bluffs, IL734$41,25025%
      Source: The Bluffs, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).