Income/capita 33%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 14%
Income per capita$19,842$31,502$29,829
Median household income$40,714$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$47,500$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,750$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$31,944$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$20,577$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.3%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Edgewood is 33% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Edgewood is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Edgewood is 14% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Edgewood is 65% lower than the national average

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      Edgewood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector29.4%2.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.2%
      Wholesale & retail services19.0%21.2%
      Public administration0.0%1.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.0%2.5%
      Education, health & social services11.9%39.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Teutopolis, IL1,674$71,75030%
      Effingham, IL12,650$44,53619%
      Watson, IL765$43,85421%
      Louisville, IL1,084$43,00022%
      St. Peter, IL388$42,01424%
      Edgewood, IL494$40,71426%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Seven Valleys, PA494$46,87515%
      Humphrey, AR494$36,25034%
      Cedar Vale, KS494$43,92921%
      Glidden, WI494$31,00044%
      New Market, IN494$60,2089%
      Edgewood, IL494$40,71426%
      Source: The Edgewood, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).