Income/capita 35%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 39%
Income per capita$19,421$31,502$29,829
Median household income$36,964$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,625$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,375$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$29,792$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,991$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level22.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Elkville is 35% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Elkville is 33% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Elkville is 39% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Elkville is 51% higher than the national average

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      Elkville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.7%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector11.8%4.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%6.6%
      Wholesale & retail services8.5%13.6%
      Public administration10.0%2.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities18.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.3%39.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Crainville, IL1,456$59,0977%
      North City, IL755$51,8756%
      Carterville, IL5,742$48,42112%
      Freeman Spur, IL254$48,00013%
      Energy, IL1,166$45,93817%
      Elkville, IL1,140$36,96433%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mamers, NC1,140$40,43427%
      Champlain, NY1,140$36,07135%
      Double Springs, AL1,140$23,00058%
      Tuttletown, CA1,140$0100%
      Hettinger, ND1,140$57,1883%
      Elkville, IL1,140$36,96433%
      Source: The Elkville, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).