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Income/capita 22%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 39%
IndexFreeburgIllinoisNational
Income per capita$36,535$31,502$29,829
Median household income$72,393$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$86,066$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,722$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$49,079$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$34,688$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.5%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Freeburg is 22% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Freeburg is 31% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Freeburg is 39% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Freeburg is 64% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $48,257$72,393$144,786
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Freeburg median earnings by income bracket

      Freeburg employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.5%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector20.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.5%6.8%
      Wholesale & retail services11.4%8.8%
      Public administration5.8%2.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.9%1.5%
      Education, health & social services15.6%54.5%
      Other20.0%20.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Shiloh, IL13,050$81,14647%
      O'Fallon, IL29,078$80,32945%
      Smithton, IL3,792$73,25032%
      Mascoutah, IL7,917$70,95728%
      Swansea, IL13,722$70,61528%
      Freeburg, IL4,111$72,39331%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lakewood, IL4,111$133,750142%
      Fort Gibson, OK4,111$54,1412%
      Rumford, ME4,111$24,20956%
      Oliver Springs, TN4,110$48,29613%
      Redland, AL4,112$76,84239%
      Freeburg, IL4,111$72,39331%
      Source: The Freeburg, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).