Income/capita 17%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 53%
IndexBureau JunctionIllinoisNational
Income per capita$24,615$31,502$29,829
Median household income$46,607$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,964$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$36,667$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$28,750$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level33.3%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bureau Junction is 17% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bureau Junction is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bureau Junction is 53% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bureau Junction is 121% higher than the national average

Best Places for Employment in and Around Bureau Junction

See all the best places to live around Bureau Junction

Compare Bureau Junction, IL Employment

      How would you rate the job market in Bureau Junction?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How accessible is public transit in Bureau Junction?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Bureau Junction poll results

      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      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.

      Bureau Junction median earnings by income bracket

      Bureau Junction employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry1.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector58.0%16.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services21.7%16.7%
      Public administration1.4%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%33.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      McNabb, IL305$73,50033%
      Hollowayville, IL52$71,87530%
      Cedar Point, IL335$62,81314%
      Arlington, IL199$61,87512%
      Ladd, IL1,178$61,34611%
      Bureau Junction, IL219$46,60716%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Madison, MD219$69,03825%
      Little Mountain, SC219$66,00019%
      Humbird, WI219$43,12522%
      Clifton, VA219$178,750223%
      Wilmot, WI219$0100%
      Bureau Junction, IL219$46,60716%
      Source: The Bureau Junction, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).