Lemont employment information

IndexLemontIllinoisNational
Income per capita$40,647$31,502$29,829
Median household income$89,524$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$102,250$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$38,355$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$63,902$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$32,130$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level3.8%14.0%15.1%
The Lemont, IL employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Lemont is $40,647, which is 29% higher than than the Illinois average and 36% higher than than the national average. The median household income is $89,524, which is 51% higher than than the Illinois average and 62% higher than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Lemont is 4%, which is 8% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Lemont is 4% which is 75% lower than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$59,676$89,524$179,048
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Lemont is 36% higher than the national average.
  • The median household income in Lemont is 62% higher than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Lemont is 8% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Lemont is 75% lower than the national average.

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      Lemont median earnings by income bracket

      Lemont employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.5%2.4%
      Manufacturing sector18.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services5.7%8.5%
      Wholesale & retail services13.1%12.4%
      Public administration3.1%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.3%3.4%
      Education, health & social services11.4%29.1%
      Other21.8%34.1%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hinsdale, IL17,438$173,558214%
      Western Springs, IL13,133$147,361166%
      Oak Brook, IL7,988$144,286161%
      Burr Ridge, IL10,736$126,771129%
      Plainfield, IL41,881$116,896111%
      Lemont, IL16,587$89,52462%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hazel Park, MI16,587$33,37940%
      Griffith, IN16,583$55,5830%
      Imperial, CA16,583$85,50355%
      Sunset, FL16,602$71,23429%
      Opelousas, LA16,605$19,81064%
      Lemont, IL16,587$89,52462%
      Source: The Lemont, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).