Income/capita 28%
Household income 9%
Unemployment 17%
IndexCrest HillIllinoisNational
Income per capita$21,506$31,502$29,829
Median household income$50,334$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$56,190$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$38,500$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$33,036$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$25,422$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level12.5%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Crest Hill is 28% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Crest Hill is 9% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Crest Hill is 17% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Crest Hill is 17% lower than the national average

Best Places for Employment in and Around Crest Hill

See all the best places to live around Crest Hill

Compare Crest Hill, IL Employment

      How would you rate the job market in Crest Hill?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How accessible is public transit in Crest Hill?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all Crest Hill poll results

      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Crest Hill median earnings by income bracket

      Crest Hill employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.8%0.2%
      Manufacturing sector16.1%0.6%
      Financial & insurance services1.7%6.0%
      Wholesale & retail services19.9%16.5%
      Public administration2.2%3.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.4%3.0%
      Education, health & social services10.8%34.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Burr Ridge, IL10,736$126,771129%
      Plainfield, IL41,881$116,896111%
      Frankfort, IL18,415$113,250105%
      Naperville, IL145,789$110,676100%
      New Lenox, IL25,347$102,27385%
      Crest Hill, IL20,316$50,3349%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lexington, SC20,315$63,32614%
      Parma Heights, OH20,311$44,56419%
      Mililani Mauka, HI20,322$107,16394%
      Schofield Barracks, HI20,330$57,5544%
      Hauppauge, NY20,301$105,52691%
      Crest Hill, IL20,316$50,3349%
      Source: The Crest Hill, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).