Income/capita 31%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 225%
IndexCalumet ParkIllinoisNational
Income per capita$20,512$31,502$29,829
Median household income$46,351$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,539$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,626$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$30,536$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$27,629$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate15.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level17.4%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Calumet Park is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Calumet Park is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Calumet Park is 225% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Calumet Park is 15% higher than the national average

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      Calumet Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector21.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.4%10.4%
      Wholesale & retail services21.0%12.6%
      Public administration7.3%12.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.7%6.1%
      Education, health & social services11.6%34.6%

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      Hinsdale, IL17,438$173,558214%
      Western Springs, IL13,133$147,361166%
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      Frankfort, IL18,415$113,250105%
      La Grange, IL15,688$105,41791%
      Calumet Park, IL8,320$46,35116%

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      Edgemere, MD8,322$72,02430%
      Lowell, AR8,322$56,5572%
      Cheviot, OH8,318$41,28925%
      Jefferson City, TN8,324$32,54241%
      Denison, IA8,326$47,46514%
      Calumet Park, IL8,320$46,35116%
      Source: The Calumet Park, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).