Income/capita 51%
Household income 81%
Unemployment 3%
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Income per capita$45,002$31,502$29,829
Median household income$100,284$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$113,489$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,921$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$66,451$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$27,058$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level6.3%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Geneva is 51% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Geneva is 81% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Geneva is 3% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Geneva is 58% lower than the national average

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      Geneva employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.3%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector15.5%0.3%
      Financial & insurance services7.6%6.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.9%16.1%
      Public administration3.7%2.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.5%1.3%
      Education, health & social services13.3%39.2%

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      Lily Lake, IL1,253$108,59496.3%
      Geneva, IL21,732$100,28481.3%

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      Geneva, IL21,732$100,28481.3%
      Source: The Geneva, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).