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Income/capita 6%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 61%
IndexEast GillespieIllinoisNational
Income per capita$28,065$31,502$29,829
Median household income$61,071$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$61,250$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$44,063$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$31,250$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate1.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.3%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in East Gillespie is 6% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in East Gillespie is 10% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in East Gillespie is 61% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in East Gillespie is 65% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $40,709$61,071$122,142
      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.

      East Gillespie median earnings by income bracket

      East Gillespie employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.4%9.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%9.1%
      Wholesale & retail services13.4%6.8%
      Public administration0.0%11.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.9%9.1%
      Education, health & social services14.9%31.8%
      Other31.3%20.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Holiday Shores, IL2,785$83,30751%
      Chesterfield, IL336$68,08823%
      Shipman, IL594$61,87512%
      Worden, IL1,192$54,0482%
      Mount Olive, IL1,980$51,5637%
      East Gillespie, IL263$61,07110%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ruthton, MN263$34,25038%
      Canal Lewisville, OH263$26,87551%
      Gowen, OK263$46,17217%
      Merino, CO263$30,31345%
      White Oak, OK263$42,50023%
      East Gillespie, IL263$61,07110%
      Source: The East Gillespie, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).