Income/capita 26%
Household income 16%
Unemployment 58%
IndexDallas CityIllinoisNational
Income per capita$22,178$31,502$29,829
Median household income$46,406$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,205$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,292$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$31,667$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$20,560$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level10.0%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dallas City is 26% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dallas City is 16% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dallas City is 58% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dallas City is 34% lower than the national average

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      Dallas City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector35.5%3.3%
      Financial & insurance services3.8%2.2%
      Wholesale & retail services7.9%16.4%
      Public administration4.8%2.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.0%4.7%
      Education, health & social services0.7%40.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Beaverdale, IA1,385$57,9175%
      Middletown, IA361$55,6251%
      Gulf Port, IL21$53,7503%
      Nauvoo, IL1,292$50,2599%
      Montrose, IA950$48,25013%
      Dallas City, IL1,233$46,40616%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lake Koshkonong, WI1,233$63,43815%
      Williamsburg, PA1,234$43,90021%
      Galveston, IN1,232$47,79414%
      Chauncey, OH1,232$28,00049%
      Dodson Branch, TN1,234$38,98830%
      Dallas City, IL1,233$46,40616%
      Source: The Dallas City, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).