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Income/capita 9%
Household income 30%
Unemployment 2%
IndexHomewoodIllinoisNational
Income per capita$32,592$31,502$29,829
Median household income$71,653$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$77,981$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$45,605$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$48,183$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$34,954$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level6.5%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Homewood is 9% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Homewood is 30% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Homewood is 2% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Homewood is 57% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $47,763$71,653$143,306
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Homewood median earnings by income bracket

      Homewood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.8%0.6%
      Financial & insurance services4.5%8.6%
      Wholesale & retail services12.4%7.6%
      Public administration4.9%3.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.6%3.3%
      Education, health & social services24.5%44.1%
      Other27.2%24.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Burr Ridge, IL10,736$126,771129%
      Frankfort, IL18,415$113,250105%
      Mokena, IL19,839$98,66278%
      St. John, IN15,777$98,54578%
      Olympia Fields, IL4,888$96,37774%
      Homewood, IL19,280$71,65330%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pinecrest, FL19,272$130,900137%
      Mamaroneck, NY19,263$80,09945%
      Broadview Heights, OH19,257$77,48040%
      Franklin Farm, VA19,303$168,750205%
      Weirton, WV19,307$39,32829%
      Homewood, IL19,280$71,65330%
      Source: The Homewood, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).