Income/capita 27%
Household income 31%
Unemployment 41%
Income per capita$21,754$31,502$29,829
Median household income$38,167$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,079$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$14,167$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$26,400$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$20,214$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate6.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level23.9%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Marissa is 27% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Marissa is 31% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Marissa is 41% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Marissa is 58% higher than the national average

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      Marissa employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector5.4%3.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.1%
      Wholesale & retail services14.2%18.7%
      Public administration2.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.0%1.7%
      Education, health & social services11.4%41.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Smithton, IL3,792$73,25032%
      Freeburg, IL4,111$72,39331%
      St. Libory, IL536$68,75024%
      Okawville, IL1,620$64,02216%
      Venedy, IL182$62,29213%
      Marissa, IL1,666$38,16731%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Oakwood, IL1,666$49,51910%
      Key Vista, FL1,666$67,06721%
      Van Buren, ME1,666$24,02857%
      Wayland, NY1,667$41,36425%
      Meade, KS1,667$50,8878%
      Marissa, IL1,666$38,16731%
      Source: The Marissa, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).