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Income/capita 92%
Household income 205%
Unemployment 52%
IndexGolfIllinoisNational
Income per capita$57,136$31,502$29,829
Median household income$168,750$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$169,583$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$76,875$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$70,750$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level2.1%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Golf is 92% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Golf is 205% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Golf is 52% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Golf is 86% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $112,488$168,750$337,500
      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.

      Golf median earnings by income bracket

      Golf employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.0%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector3.2%2.7%
      Financial & insurance services12.9%13.3%
      Wholesale & retail services4.5%4.0%
      Public administration0.6%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services11.0%26.7%
      Other57.4%50.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Kenilworth, IL2,613$211,023281%
      Winnetka, IL12,437$207,857276%
      Riverwoods, IL3,759$187,857240%
      Glencoe, IL8,870$185,320235%
      Long Grove, IL8,065$184,208233%
      Golf, IL533$168,750205%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bernice, OK533$29,86146%
      Leola, AR533$31,50043%
      Enfield, IL533$27,33351%
      Elnora, IN533$29,68846%
      Bunker Hill, IN533$35,45536%
      Golf, IL533$168,750205%
      Source: The Golf, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).