Income/capita 23%
Household income 6%
Unemployment 54%
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Income per capita$22,901$31,502$29,829
Median household income$52,222$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,417$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,250$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$34,327$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$20,500$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level13.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lyndon is 23% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lyndon is 6% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lyndon is 54% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lyndon is 10% lower than the national average

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      Lyndon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.0%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector35.9%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.0%2.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.4%15.9%
      Public administration3.6%4.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.8%7.9%
      Education, health & social services5.4%36.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Deer Grove, IL39$80,25045.1%
      Erie, IL1,545$65,92619.2%
      Hillsdale, IL557$56,2501.7%
      Como, IL408$52,6564.8%
      New Bedford, IL59$51,2507.4%
      Lyndon, IL690$52,2225.6%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gambell, AK690$31,66742.8%
      Cohutta, GA690$47,37514.4%
      Leary, GA690$36,45834.1%
      Oaktown, IN690$42,62523.0%
      Tribune, KS690$53,2813.7%
      Lyndon, IL690$52,2225.6%
      Source: The Lyndon, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).