Income/capita 36%
Household income 36%
Unemployment 38%
Income per capita$18,959$31,502$29,829
Median household income$35,446$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,985$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,899$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$30,670$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,975$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate6.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level29.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Danville is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Danville is 36% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Danville is 38% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Danville is 97% higher than the national average

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      Danville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.6%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector24.4%0.5%
      Financial & insurance services2.6%7.9%
      Wholesale & retail services16.0%15.5%
      Public administration3.6%3.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.7%2.5%
      Education, health & social services11.5%37.5%

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      Bismarck, IL611$62,50013%
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      Catlin, IL2,059$57,0833%
      Indianola, IL318$56,2502%
      Henning, IL243$55,5000%
      Danville, IL32,030$35,44636%

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      Danville, IL32,030$35,44636%
      Source: The Danville, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).