Income/capita 51%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 54%
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Income per capita$14,567$31,502$29,829
Median household income$31,000$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$30,833$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,250$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$23,000$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$13,750$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level47.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Joppa is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Joppa is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Joppa is 54% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Joppa is 217% higher than the national average

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      Joppa median earnings by income bracket

      Joppa employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry35.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector2.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services10.3%3.6%
      Public administration7.4%7.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities20.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services5.9%41.8%

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      Bandana, KY251$59,4647.5%
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      Massac, KY4,299$41,52324.9%
      New Grand Chain, IL163$39,79228.1%
      Joppa, IL325$31,00044.0%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      San Simeon, CA325$78,03641.1%
      Good Hope, GA325$28,75048.0%
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      Biggsville, IL325$52,5005.1%
      Martinton, IL325$52,5005.1%
      Joppa, IL325$31,00044.0%
      Source: The Joppa, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).