Income/capita 34%
Household income 30%
Unemployment 46%
IndexEllis GroveIllinoisNational
Income per capita$19,623$31,502$29,829
Median household income$38,750$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,250$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,271$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$21,848$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$20,500$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level9.9%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ellis Grove is 34% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Ellis Grove is 30% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ellis Grove is 46% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ellis Grove is 34% lower than the national average

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      Ellis Grove employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector58.5%2.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.3%
      Wholesale & retail services12.2%15.8%
      Public administration4.9%6.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.4%1.3%
      Education, health & social services1.2%27.6%

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      Ellis Grove, IL353$38,75030%

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      Source: The Ellis Grove, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).