Buncombe employment information

IndexBuncombeIllinoisNational
Income per capita$22,931$31,502$29,829
Median household income$46,250$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$47,917$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$22,250$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$26,250$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate9.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.0%14.0%15.1%
The Buncombe, IL employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Buncombe is $22,931, which is 27% lower than than the Illinois average and 23% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $46,250, which is 22% lower than than the Illinois average and 16% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Buncombe is 9%, which is 99% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Buncombe is 5% which is 67% lower than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$30,830$46,250$92,500
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.

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  • The income per capita in Buncombe is 23% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Buncombe is 16% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Buncombe is 99% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Buncombe is 67% lower than the national average.

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Buncombe median earnings by income bracket

Buncombe employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry8.1%0.0%
Manufacturing sector0.0%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%18.4%
Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
Public administration2.7%5.3%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities21.6%5.3%
Education, health & social services27.0%23.7%
Other40.5%44.7%

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Makanda, IL590$62,18812%
Goreville, IL1,178$47,96913%
Anna, IL4,332$40,65527%
New Grand Chain, IL163$39,79228%
Stonefort, IL420$37,50032%
Buncombe, IL179$46,25016%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Bloomington, MD179$36,59134%
Vina, CA179$30,35745%
Rutland, ND179$51,6257%
Kirkville, IA179$45,25018%
Mount Hope, WI179$41,50025%
Buncombe, IL179$46,25016%
Source: The Buncombe, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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