Income/capita 60%
Household income 59%
Unemployment 87%
Income per capita$12,046$31,502$29,829
Median household income$22,813$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$29,375$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,000$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$0$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$11,136$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate8.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level52.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Broughton is 60% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Broughton is 59% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Broughton is 87% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Broughton is 249% higher than the national average

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      Broughton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%3.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services41.7%0.0%
      Public administration8.3%6.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services8.3%62.5%

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      Junction, IL114$57,5004%
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      Norris City, IL1,301$39,76228%
      Macedonia, IL82$39,16729%
      Raleigh, IL308$38,75030%
      Broughton, IL171$22,81359%

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      Dover, IL171$0100%
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      Mitchell, IA171$51,2507%
      Broughton, IL171$22,81359%
      Source: The Broughton, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).