Galena employment information

IndexGalenaIllinoisNational
Income per capita$25,287$31,502$29,829
Median household income$50,033$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,333$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,635$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$26,932$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,141$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level11.6%14.0%15.1%
The Galena, 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 Galena is $25,287, which is 20% lower than than the Illinois average and 15% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $50,033, which is 15% lower than than the Illinois average and 10% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Galena is 2%, which is 55% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Galena is 12% which is 23% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$33,351$50,033$100,066
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Galena is 15% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Galena is 10% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Galena is 55% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Galena is 23% lower than the national average.

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Galena median earnings by income bracket

Galena employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry22.6%0.0%
Manufacturing sector12.2%0.0%
Financial & insurance services1.4%4.4%
Wholesale & retail services6.7%18.0%
Public administration1.3%1.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.4%4.5%
Education, health & social services9.9%19.6%
Other33.5%41.9%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
The Galena Territory, IL1,241$83,30451%
Apple Canyon Lake, IL371$73,03632%
Menominee, IL275$66,25020%
Sandy Hook, WI387$63,75015%
Hazel Green, WI1,048$61,35411%
Galena, IL3,402$50,03310%

Cities with similar population

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Ferriday, LA3,402$21,05862%
Red Oaks Mill, NY3,402$93,38269%
Old Mystic, CT3,403$84,65353%
Mayfield, OH3,401$72,15630%
Mansfield, PA3,401$41,20826%
Galena, IL3,402$50,03310%
Source: The Galena, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).