Income/capita 19%
Household income 9%
Unemployment 77%
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Income per capita$24,207$31,502$29,829
Median household income$60,273$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$74,917$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,311$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$43,885$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$25,625$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate1.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level19.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lebanon is 19% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lebanon is 9% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lebanon is 77% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lebanon is 31% higher than the national average

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      Lebanon median earnings by income bracket

      Lebanon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.8%1.6%
      Manufacturing sector16.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.5%
      Wholesale & retail services2.5%19.6%
      Public administration6.5%8.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services19.4%35.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Aviston, IL2,299$83,62851.2%
      Maryville, IL7,837$82,39248.9%
      Glen Carbon, IL12,782$81,65847.6%
      Shiloh, IL13,050$81,14646.7%
      O'Fallon, IL29,078$80,32945.2%
      Lebanon, IL4,369$60,2738.9%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Camanche, IA4,368$53,4383.4%
      California, MO4,368$40,39127.0%
      Archbold, OH4,368$55,2030.2%
      Valley Green, PA4,368$59,4087.4%
      Deep River, ON4,370n/a 
      Lebanon, IL4,369$60,2738.9%
      Source: The Lebanon, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).