Income/capita 50%
Household income 53%
Unemployment 26%
Income per capita$14,849$31,502$29,829
Median household income$26,071$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$23,750$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,000$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$27,500$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,563$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level34.1%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Herrick is 50% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Herrick is 53% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Herrick is 26% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Herrick is 126% higher than the national average

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      Herrick employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector45.6%12.8%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services5.3%6.4%
      Public administration1.8%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%25.5%

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      Beecher City, IL409$40,22727%
      Ramsey, IL1,374$39,65928%
      Herrick, IL358$26,07153%

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      Herrick, IL358$26,07153%
      Source: The Herrick, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).