Hometown employment information

IndexHometownIllinoisNational
Income per capita$24,241$31,502$29,829
Median household income$42,383$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,646$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,871$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$41,250$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$28,083$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level10.0%14.0%15.1%
The Hometown, IL employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Hometown is $24,241, which is 23% lower than than the Illinois average and 19% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $42,383, which is 28% lower than than the Illinois average and 23% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Hometown is 4%, which is 8% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Hometown is 10% which is 34% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$28,252$42,383$84,766
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Hometown is 19% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Hometown is 23% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Hometown is 8% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Hometown is 34% lower than the national average.

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Hometown employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry7.8%2.2%
Manufacturing sector16.0%3.8%
Financial & insurance services4.3%7.1%
Wholesale & retail services15.6%23.6%
Public administration5.9%4.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.1%4.3%
Education, health & social services8.8%34.9%
Other30.2%15.1%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Hinsdale, IL17,438$173,558214%
Western Springs, IL13,133$147,361166%
Oak Brook, IL7,988$144,286161%
Burr Ridge, IL10,736$126,771129%
Clarendon Hills, IL8,641$111,981102%
Hometown, IL4,343$42,38323%

Cities with similar population

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Hurstbourne, KY4,343$105,30490%
Madeira Beach, FL4,343$57,3284%
Sauk Centre, MN4,342$48,78312%
Ringgold, GA4,344$41,09826%
Indian Mountain Lake, PA4,344$50,05210%
Hometown, IL4,343$42,38323%
Source: The Hometown, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).