Income/capita 17%
Household income 6%
Unemployment 58%
IndexCarbon HillIllinoisNational
Income per capita$24,717$31,502$29,829
Median household income$52,250$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$52,396$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$51,667$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$41,591$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$20,875$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate7.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level12.5%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Carbon Hill is 17% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Carbon Hill is 6% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Carbon Hill is 58% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Carbon Hill is 17% lower than the national average

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      Carbon Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry20.0%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector30.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.0%
      Wholesale & retail services17.8%7.2%
      Public administration1.1%5.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.3%11.3%
      Education, health & social services2.2%41.2%

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      Union Hill, IL32$72,08330%
      Bonfield, IL337$71,25029%
      Symerton, IL105$67,70822%
      Carbon Hill, IL380$52,2506%

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      Daisytown, PA380$48,75012%
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      Russell, MN380$58,5006%
      Moro, OR380$33,61139%
      Carbon Hill, IL380$52,2506%
      Source: The Carbon Hill, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).