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Income/capita 128%
Household income 160%
Unemployment 46%
IndexDeerfieldIllinoisNational
Income per capita$68,101$31,502$29,829
Median household income$143,729$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$156,692$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$58,021$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$100,734$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$32,963$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level2.9%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Deerfield is 128% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Deerfield is 160% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Deerfield is 46% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Deerfield is 81% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $95,809$143,729$287,458
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Deerfield median earnings by income bracket

      Deerfield employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.6%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector12.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services11.8%6.1%
      Wholesale & retail services15.8%12.5%
      Public administration0.8%0.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.3%1.3%
      Education, health & social services9.9%32.0%
      Other41.0%38.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Kenilworth, IL2,613$211,023281%
      Winnetka, IL12,437$207,857276%
      Riverwoods, IL3,759$187,857240%
      Glencoe, IL8,870$185,320235%
      Long Grove, IL8,065$184,208233%
      Deerfield, IL18,686$143,729160%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Augusta, ME18,691$40,55527%
      Forest Park, OH18,679$52,7505%
      Morristown, NJ18,677$83,03650%
      Fairmont, WV18,699$38,56630%
      South Burlington, VT18,704$66,72821%
      Deerfield, IL18,686$143,729160%
      Source: The Deerfield, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).