Income/capita 18%
Household income 4%
Unemployment 40%
Income per capita$24,449$31,502$29,829
Median household income$57,338$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$79,500$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,641$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$55,135$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$19,194$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate6.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level14.6%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Diamond is 18% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Diamond is 4% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Diamond is 40% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Diamond is 3% lower than the national average

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      Diamond employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.4%3.0%
      Manufacturing sector23.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.0%0.9%
      Wholesale & retail services15.1%13.6%
      Public administration2.7%5.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.2%7.1%
      Education, health & social services4.0%38.4%

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      Channahon, IL12,329$89,95763%
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      Minooka, IL11,786$80,31345%
      Union Hill, IL32$72,08330%
      Bonfield, IL337$71,25029%
      Diamond, IL2,733$57,3384%

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      Strasburg, CO2,734$72,77832%
      Hartford, KY2,732$33,83939%
      Diamond, IL2,733$57,3384%
      Source: The Diamond, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).