Income/capita 6%
Household income 4%
Unemployment 34%
Income per capita$28,110$31,502$29,829
Median household income$57,386$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$59,821$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,909$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$44,063$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$30,089$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level13.2%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Divernon is 6% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Divernon is 4% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Divernon is 34% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Divernon is 13% lower than the national average

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      Divernon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.1%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector6.6%2.8%
      Financial & insurance services2.4%12.8%
      Wholesale & retail services20.5%13.8%
      Public administration13.9%13.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.3%2.5%
      Education, health & social services5.9%38.8%

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      Leland Grove, IL1,625$95,41772%
      Rochester, IL3,687$89,75062%
      Chatham, IL12,569$80,80846%
      Pawnee, IL2,738$65,81719%
      New Berlin, IL1,505$62,64713%
      Divernon, IL1,201$57,3864%

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      New Market, AL1,201$60,2829%
      Sarcoxie, MO1,201$42,18824%
      Byng, OK1,201$56,5002%
      Princeton, WI1,201$40,13227%
      Diamond Ridge, AK1,201$78,55342%
      Divernon, IL1,201$57,3864%
      Source: The Divernon, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).