Income/capita 45%
Household income 38%
Unemployment 45%
Income per capita$16,386$31,502$29,829
Median household income$34,375$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,909$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,750$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$29,375$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,563$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level22.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Dongola is 45% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Dongola is 38% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Dongola is 45% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Dongola is 51% higher than the national average

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      Dongola employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%6.1%
      Wholesale & retail services27.3%12.2%
      Public administration4.5%5.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.0%55.0%

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      Jonesboro, IL2,005$47,08315%
      Buncombe, IL179$46,25016%
      Dongola, IL787$34,37538%

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      Hunting Valley, OH787$250,001352%
      Kwethluk, AK787$47,50014%
      Dongola, IL787$34,37538%
      Source: The Dongola, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).