Income/capita 36%
Household income 49%
Unemployment 99%
Income per capita$19,213$31,502$29,829
Median household income$28,309$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,077$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,750$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$26,029$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$23,333$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate9.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level21.1%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Galatia is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Galatia is 49% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Galatia is 99% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Galatia is 40% higher than the national average

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      Galatia employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry4.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector4.9%32.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%8.8%
      Wholesale & retail services21.1%10.2%
      Public administration5.4%2.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.0%1.4%
      Education, health & social services4.3%43.5%

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      Crab Orchard, IL280$42,78823%
      Macedonia, IL82$39,16729%
      Raleigh, IL308$38,75030%
      Equality, IL591$37,25033%
      Thompsonville, IL645$36,94433%
      Galatia, IL940$28,30949%

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      New Washington, OH940$49,06311%
      Pine Hill, AL940$24,84855%
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      Lyles, TN940$16,36070%
      Galatia, IL940$28,30949%
      Source: The Galatia, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).