Income/capita 20%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 87%
IndexBunker HillIllinoisNational
Income per capita$23,752$31,502$29,829
Median household income$45,522$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,375$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,875$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$35,761$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$18,333$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate8.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level12.4%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bunker Hill is 20% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bunker Hill is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bunker Hill is 87% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bunker Hill is 18% lower than the national average

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      Bunker Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.0%4.1%
      Manufacturing sector26.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.7%3.6%
      Wholesale & retail services16.5%13.0%
      Public administration0.9%1.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%7.5%
      Education, health & social services7.3%32.6%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Holiday Shores, IL2,785$83,30751%
      Hamel, IL1,015$72,00030%
      Chesterfield, IL336$68,08823%
      Brighton, IL2,316$64,26716%
      Godfrey, IL17,809$62,84514%
      Bunker Hill, IL1,730$45,52218%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mokuleia, HI1,730$70,00027%
      Neuse Forest, NC1,730$74,51135%
      Waterville, WA1,729$47,70814%
      Ackerman, MS1,731$30,06646%
      Wakefield, MI1,731$37,63532%
      Bunker Hill, IL1,730$45,52218%
      Source: The Bunker Hill, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).