Income/capita 13%
Household income 13%
Unemployment 57%
IndexMerrionette ParkIllinoisNational
Income per capita$25,983$31,502$29,829
Median household income$48,295$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,309$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,682$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$40,945$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$32,218$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate7.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.4%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Merrionette Park is 13% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Merrionette Park is 13% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Merrionette Park is 57% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Merrionette Park is 64% lower than the national average

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      Merrionette Park employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector13.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.0%7.2%
      Wholesale & retail services12.2%11.1%
      Public administration4.8%1.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services12.4%54.1%

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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%
      Frankfort, IL18,415$113,250105%
      Merrionette Park, IL1,896$48,29513%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Owingsville, KY1,896$30,92144%
      Cridersville, OH1,896$37,43432%
      Liberty, IN1,897$42,00724%
      Raymond, MS1,897$40,78126%
      Hooker, OK1,897$48,82412%
      Merrionette Park, IL1,896$48,29513%
      Source: The Merrionette Park, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).