Income/capita 39%
Household income 39%
Unemployment 100%
IndexLost NationIllinoisNational
Income per capita$41,329$31,502$29,829
Median household income$76,786$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$85,185$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$70,729$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$0$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level4.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lost Nation is 39% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Lost Nation is 39% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lost Nation is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lost Nation is 69% lower than the national average

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      Lost Nation employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services7.5%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services5.9%17.6%
      Public administration0.0%8.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services20.4%39.6%

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      Grand Detour, IL489$98,85479%
      Davis Junction, IL2,439$70,62528%
      Stillman Valley, IL1,075$61,12510%
      Franklin Grove, IL1,060$52,6925%
      Dixon, IL14,802$51,0008%
      Lost Nation, IL633$76,78639%

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      Claflin, KS633$55,9721%
      White Swan, WA633$44,65919%
      Ochlocknee, GA633$33,75039%
      Amity, AR633$28,33349%
      Colbert, GA633$32,32142%
      Lost Nation, IL633$76,78639%
      Source: The Lost Nation, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).