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Income/capita 14%
Household income 36%
Unemployment 88%
IndexDahlgrenIllinoisNational
Income per capita$25,643$31,502$29,829
Median household income$35,179$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,964$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,318$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$33,958$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$19,338$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate0.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.4%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dahlgren is 14% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dahlgren is 36% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dahlgren is 88% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dahlgren is 44% lower than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $23,450$35,179$70,358
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Dahlgren median earnings by income bracket

      Dahlgren employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector30.3%6.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%14.5%
      Wholesale & retail services24.2%20.5%
      Public administration13.1%9.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services3.0%49.4%
      Other10.1%6.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Opdyke, IL215$70,17927%
      Belle Prairie City, IL63$60,1799%
      Ewing, IL294$45,75017%
      Wayne City, IL951$45,57118%
      Bluford, IL694$44,90419%
      Dahlgren, IL402$35,17936%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ogilvie, MN402$31,09444%
      Ridgeway, SC402$44,72219%
      Crisman, CO402$248,920350%
      Risco, MO402$40,83326%
      Bagley, WI402$45,31318%
      Dahlgren, IL402$35,17936%
      Source: The Dahlgren, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).