Income/capita 35%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 53%
IndexDe PueIllinoisNational
Income per capita$19,318$31,502$29,829
Median household income$38,250$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$38,214$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$38,333$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$24,800$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$22,460$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate7.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level14.6%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in De Pue is 35% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in De Pue is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in De Pue is 53% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in De Pue is 4% lower than the national average

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      De Pue employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector21.1%27.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.7%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services14.4%29.0%
      Public administration7.1%7.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.2%3.3%
      Education, health & social services4.2%20.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      McNabb, IL305$73,50033%
      Hollowayville, IL52$71,87530%
      Cedar Point, IL335$62,81314%
      Arlington, IL199$61,87512%
      Ladd, IL1,178$61,34611%
      De Pue, IL1,661$38,25031%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Palmyra, WI1,660$49,44411%
      Jerome, IL1,662$49,04811%
      Kingsley, MI1,662$42,01124%
      Kirkland, IL1,662$55,7291%
      Tekamah, NE1,662$45,31318%
      De Pue, IL1,661$38,25031%
      Source: The De Pue, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).