Income/capita 48%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 41%
Income per capita$15,378$31,502$29,829
Median household income$42,345$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$59,339$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,825$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$26,991$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$20,075$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate6.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level22.0%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cicero is 48% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Cicero is 23% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cicero is 41% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cicero is 46% higher than the national average

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      Cicero median earnings by income bracket

      Cicero employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.6%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector23.4%0.5%
      Financial & insurance services1.7%5.0%
      Wholesale & retail services13.0%15.5%
      Public administration1.7%1.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.9%2.0%
      Education, health & social services4.1%22.8%

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      Oak Brook, IL7,988$144,286161%
      Burr Ridge, IL10,736$126,771129%
      Cicero, IL83,972$42,34523%

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      O'Fallon, MO84,018$81,00446%
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      Chino, CA83,670$72,83232%
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      Cicero, IL83,972$42,34523%
      Source: The Cicero, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).