Income/capita 19%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 18%
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IndexElk Grove VillageIllinoisNational
Income per capita$35,492$31,502$29,829
Median household income$71,082$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$86,231$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$43,420$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$49,295$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$33,436$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.1%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Elk Grove Village is 19% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Elk Grove Village is 28% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Elk Grove Village is 18% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Elk Grove Village is 66% lower than the national average

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      Elk Grove Village employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.7%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector18.7%0.3%
      Financial & insurance services4.4%7.5%
      Wholesale & retail services13.5%15.1%
      Public administration3.0%1.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.7%5.0%
      Education, health & social services9.2%28.8%

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      Long Grove, IL8,065$184,208233.0%
      Elk Grove Village, IL33,251$71,08228.5%

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      Elk Grove Village, IL33,251$71,08228.5%
      Source: The Elk Grove Village, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).