Income/capita 6%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 137%
IndexLake CatherineIllinoisNational
Income per capita$28,129$31,502$29,829
Median household income$67,891$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$77,222$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,650$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$30,994$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$27,882$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate11.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level20.2%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lake Catherine is 6% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lake Catherine is 23% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lake Catherine is 137% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lake Catherine is 34% higher than the national average

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      Lake Catherine employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector17.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.2%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services6.1%16.4%
      Public administration3.6%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.7%2.3%
      Education, health & social services6.1%44.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Green Oaks, IL3,832$162,396194%
      Lake Bluff, IL5,758$150,962173%
      Bull Valley, IL1,213$122,708122%
      Libertyville, IL20,435$119,125115%
      Third Lake, IL1,266$111,136101%
      Lake Catherine, IL1,888$67,89123%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jean Lafitte, LA1,888$53,4383%
      Afton, WY1,888$50,2089%
      Vernon Center, NJ1,887$55,2340%
      Brownlee Park, MI1,887$26,80952%
      Noank, CT1,889$99,84480%
      Lake Catherine, IL1,888$67,89123%
      Source: The Lake Catherine, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).