Income/capita 25%
Household income 60%
Unemployment 18%
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IndexHoffman EstatesIllinoisNational
Income per capita$37,275$31,502$29,829
Median household income$88,733$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$102,823$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$57,823$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$51,147$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$31,860$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level4.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Hoffman Estates is 25% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Hoffman Estates is 60% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Hoffman Estates is 18% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Hoffman Estates is 68% lower than the national average

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      Hoffman Estates median earnings by income bracket

      Hoffman Estates employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.4%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector16.7%0.1%
      Financial & insurance services4.3%6.7%
      Wholesale & retail services19.1%15.1%
      Public administration2.4%2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.9%2.3%
      Education, health & social services8.4%31.0%

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      Riverwoods, IL3,759$187,857239.6%
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      South Barrington, IL4,766$184,141232.9%
      Inverness, IL7,844$172,949212.6%
      Tower Lakes, IL1,149$172,946212.6%
      Hoffman Estates, IL51,727$88,73360.4%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Commerce City, CO51,731$67,78722.5%
      Huntersville, NC51,701$90,63363.8%
      Battle Creek, MI51,763$38,21630.9%
      Minnetonka, MN51,651$83,49650.9%
      Southaven, MS51,816$58,4275.6%
      Hoffman Estates, IL51,727$88,73360.4%
      Source: The Hoffman Estates, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).