Income/capita 21%
Household income 20%
Unemployment 13%
Income per capita$23,616$31,502$29,829
Median household income$44,133$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,405$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,013$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$34,450$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$17,750$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level12.1%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Carrollton is 21% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Carrollton is 20% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Carrollton is 13% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Carrollton is 20% lower than the national average

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      Carrollton median earnings by income bracket

      Carrollton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector15.7%4.4%
      Financial & insurance services1.1%4.4%
      Wholesale & retail services23.5%17.1%
      Public administration6.4%4.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.8%39.7%

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      Hillview, IL145$48,75012%
      Hardin, IL877$48,03613%
      Fieldon, IL173$46,25016%
      Jerseyville, IL8,502$43,69921%
      Greenfield, IL1,317$42,89822%
      Carrollton, IL2,430$44,13320%

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      Warren AFB, WY2,430$47,04915%
      Lake Crystal, MN2,430$53,4263%
      Level Plains, AL2,430$63,67615%
      New Llano, LA2,432$44,37520%
      Shinnston, WV2,432$52,0196%
      Carrollton, IL2,430$44,13320%
      Source: The Carrollton, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).