Income/capita 10%
Household income 12%
Unemployment 34%
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IndexHickory HillsIllinoisNational
Income per capita$26,735$31,502$29,829
Median household income$61,708$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$70,201$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,250$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$39,837$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$23,163$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate6.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level14.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hickory Hills is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Hickory Hills is 12% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hickory Hills is 34% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hickory Hills is 3% lower than the national average

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      Hickory Hills employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.2%1.4%
      Manufacturing sector19.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.9%2.9%
      Wholesale & retail services16.2%11.3%
      Public administration2.1%3.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.1%4.4%
      Education, health & social services6.2%30.9%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hinsdale, IL17,438$173,558213.7%
      Western Springs, IL13,133$147,361166.4%
      Oak Brook, IL7,988$144,286160.8%
      Burr Ridge, IL10,736$126,771129.2%
      Clarendon Hills, IL8,641$111,981102.4%
      Hickory Hills, IL13,858$61,70811.5%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Auburn, CA13,858$54,2272.0%
      Big Bear City, CA13,859$45,68417.4%
      Fairburn, GA13,860$40,95426.0%
      Brookside, DE13,853$57,0573.1%
      East Islip, NY13,853$116,487110.6%
      Hickory Hills, IL13,858$61,70811.5%
      Source: The Hickory Hills, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).