Income/capita 4%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 24%
Income per capita$31,056$31,502$29,829
Median household income$46,250$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$61,250$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$49,375$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$27,500$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate5.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level13.4%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Cooksville is 4% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Cooksville is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Cooksville is 24% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Cooksville is 11% lower than the national average

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      Cooksville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector2.0%6.1%
      Financial & insurance services15.7%28.6%
      Wholesale & retail services15.7%6.1%
      Public administration0.0%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.0%28.6%

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      Hudson, IL1,704$83,88952%
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      Lexington, IL2,107$71,37529%
      Ellsworth, IL276$68,75024%
      Le Roy, IL3,570$66,00019%
      Cooksville, IL170$46,25016%

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      Opdyke West, TX170$39,06329%
      Cooksville, IL170$46,25016%
      Source: The Cooksville, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).