Farmer City employment information

IndexFarmer CityIllinoisNational
Income per capita$27,065$31,502$29,829
Median household income$54,464$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$62,500$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,625$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$36,542$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$26,635$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate5.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level13.8%14.0%15.1%
The Farmer City, IL employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Farmer City is $27,065, which is 14% lower than than the Illinois average and 9% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $54,464, which is 8% lower than than the Illinois average and 2% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Farmer City is 6%, which is 21% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Farmer City is 14% which is 9% lower than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$36,305$54,464$108,928
City
$39,460$59,196$118,392
State
$36,877$55,322$110,644
Nation
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Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Farmer City is 9% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Farmer City is 2% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Farmer City is 21% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Farmer City is 9% lower than the national average.

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      Farmer City median earnings by income bracket

      Farmer City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector11.3%3.7%
      Financial & insurance services4.1%14.9%
      Wholesale & retail services19.7%12.8%
      Public administration3.9%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities16.0%0.7%
      Education, health & social services9.6%53.3%
      Other20.7%14.3%

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      Mahomet, IL7,996$86,61257%
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      Downs, IL971$73,85433%
      Ellsworth, IL276$68,75024%
      Le Roy, IL3,570$66,00019%
      Farmer City, IL2,077$54,4642%

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      Lewiston, UT2,077$46,80615%
      Woodville, OH2,078$50,6768%
      Princeville, HI2,078$64,62517%
      Cuba City, WI2,076$49,90410%
      Farmer City, IL2,077$54,4642%
      Source: The Farmer City, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).