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Income/capita 47%
Household income 100%
Unemployment 7%
IndexLake ZurichIllinoisNational
Income per capita$43,945$31,502$29,829
Median household income$110,786$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$121,236$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$51,528$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$64,966$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$39,222$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level2.6%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lake Zurich is 47% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Lake Zurich is 100% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lake Zurich is 7% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lake Zurich is 83% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $73,849$110,786$221,572
      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.

      Lake Zurich median earnings by income bracket

      Lake Zurich employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.3%2.6%
      Manufacturing sector17.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services10.8%7.7%
      Wholesale & retail services16.1%14.1%
      Public administration2.3%0.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.0%2.8%
      Education, health & social services9.2%35.6%
      Other27.1%23.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Riverwoods, IL3,759$187,857240%
      Long Grove, IL8,065$184,208233%
      South Barrington, IL4,766$184,141233%
      Inverness, IL7,844$172,949213%
      Tower Lakes, IL1,149$172,946213%
      Lake Zurich, IL19,950$110,786100%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Haslett, MI19,951$59,3387%
      Franconia, VA19,935$118,233114%
      Warrensburg, MO19,932$38,98530%
      Louisville, CO19,972$94,30470%
      Germantown, WI19,927$77,96841%
      Lake Zurich, IL19,950$110,786100%
      Source: The Lake Zurich, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).