Income/capita 24%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 122%
IndexCrab OrchardIllinoisNational
Income per capita$22,803$31,502$29,829
Median household income$42,788$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$0$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$28,333$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$27,000$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate10.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level11.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Crab Orchard is 24% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Crab Orchard is 23% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Crab Orchard is 122% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Crab Orchard is 22% lower than the national average

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      Crab Orchard employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry46.7%4.8%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%4.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%6.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%10.8%
      Public administration13.3%10.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities20.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%51.8%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Crainville, IL1,456$59,0977%
      Carterville, IL5,742$48,42112%
      Freeman Spur, IL254$48,00013%
      Goreville, IL1,178$47,96913%
      Energy, IL1,166$45,93817%
      Crab Orchard, IL280$42,78823%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hundred, WV280$28,37549%
      Claremont, VA280$34,51938%
      Mallard, IA280$35,20836%
      Wallace, WV280$50,5269%
      Furman, SC280$31,93242%
      Crab Orchard, IL280$42,78823%
      Source: The Crab Orchard, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).