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Income/capita 50%
Household income 55%
Unemployment 25%
IndexGolcondaIllinoisNational
Income per capita$14,979$31,502$29,829
Median household income$25,134$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,453$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$14,000$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$20,859$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$11,875$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate5.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level32.0%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Golconda is 50% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Golconda is 55% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Golconda is 25% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Golconda is 112% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $16,754$25,134$50,268
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Golconda median earnings by income bracket

      Golconda employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%8.3%
      Wholesale & retail services29.6%18.8%
      Public administration5.0%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services26.4%41.7%
      Other6.3%14.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Burna, KY337$74,28634%
      Tolu, KY175$41,00026%
      Simpson, IL80$35,31336%
      Salem, KY767$35,14736%
      Carrsville, KY29$33,75039%
      Golconda, IL819$25,13455%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lakes of the North, MI819$42,92222%
      Clyde, KS819$49,02811%
      Loma Linda, MO819$72,75032%
      White Deer, TX819$66,71921%
      Quogue, NY820$88,00059%
      Golconda, IL819$25,13455%
      Source: The Golconda, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).