Income/capita 19%
Household income 25%
Unemployment 7%
IndexDe WittIllinoisNational
Income per capita$24,295$31,502$29,829
Median household income$41,667$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,250$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$41,500$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$23,500$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level14.0%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in De Witt is 19% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in De Witt is 25% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in De Witt is 7% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in De Witt is 7% lower than the national average

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      De Witt employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry35.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector18.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.4%20.5%
      Wholesale & retail services3.4%17.9%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities27.1%15.4%
      Education, health & social services0.0%20.5%

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      Le Roy, IL3,570$66,00019%
      Argenta, IL1,125$61,50011%
      De Witt, IL221$41,66725%

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      De Witt, IL221$41,66725%
      Source: The De Witt, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).