Income/capita 45%
Household income 33%
Unemployment 48%
IndexJunction CityIllinoisNational
Income per capita$16,484$31,502$29,829
Median household income$37,059$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,500$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,000$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$28,333$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$18,214$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate6.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level24.9%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Junction City is 45% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Junction City is 33% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Junction City is 48% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Junction City is 65% higher than the national average

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      Junction City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector28.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.2%
      Wholesale & retail services16.0%11.0%
      Public administration4.9%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities21.0%1.1%
      Education, health & social services2.5%47.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Irvington, IL758$62,27313%
      Carlyle, IL3,303$56,2902%
      Hoyleton, IL568$52,1596%
      Kell, IL164$48,75012%
      New Minden, IL198$47,50014%
      Junction City, IL455$37,05933%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Junior, WV455$27,29251%
      Warrens, WI455$60,5009%
      Damascus, AR455$52,5005%
      Colt, AR455$37,76332%
      Augusta, IL455$41,25025%
      Junction City, IL455$37,05933%
      Source: The Junction City, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).