Income/capita 23%
Household income 13%
Unemployment 47%
Income per capita$22,826$31,502$29,829
Median household income$47,969$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$58,333$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,196$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$33,929$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$27,500$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.3%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Goreville is 23% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Goreville is 13% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Goreville is 47% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Goreville is 45% lower than the national average

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      Goreville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector12.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services6.7%10.8%
      Wholesale & retail services8.1%8.2%
      Public administration18.1%7.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.3%4.1%
      Education, health & social services11.4%54.6%

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      Buncombe, IL179$46,25016%
      Marion, IL17,703$43,14622%
      Goreville, IL1,178$47,96913%

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      Ladd, IL1,178$61,34611%
      Rutherford, TN1,178$32,63441%
      Kenbridge, VA1,178$34,91737%
      Castanea, PA1,177$48,23513%
      White Haven, PA1,177$47,14315%
      Goreville, IL1,178$47,96913%
      Source: The Goreville, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).