Income/capita 3%
Household income 24%
Unemployment 93%
Income per capita$28,896$31,502$29,829
Median household income$68,750$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$78,750$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,250$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$35,750$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$43,958$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate9.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level18.1%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ellsworth is 3% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Ellsworth is 24% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ellsworth is 93% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ellsworth is 20% higher than the national average

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      Ellsworth employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.3%4.5%
      Manufacturing sector15.7%13.4%
      Financial & insurance services4.3%29.9%
      Wholesale & retail services10.0%4.5%
      Public administration10.0%1.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities20.0%1.5%
      Education, health & social services1.4%29.9%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hudson, IL1,704$83,88952%
      Heyworth, IL3,031$74,67435%
      Downs, IL971$73,85433%
      Lexington, IL2,107$71,37529%
      Le Roy, IL3,570$66,00019%
      Ellsworth, IL276$68,75024%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bucyrus, KS276$61,78612%
      Ione, OR276$51,4067%
      Augusta, MO276$49,06311%
      St. Hilaire, MN276$54,1672%
      Creswell, NC276$27,63950%
      Ellsworth, IL276$68,75024%
      Source: The Ellsworth, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).