Income/capita 20%
Household income 15%
Unemployment 37%
Income per capita$23,718$31,502$29,829
Median household income$46,765$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,688$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,847$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$40,042$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$17,705$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level9.4%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mitchell is 20% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mitchell is 15% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mitchell is 37% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mitchell is 38% lower than the national average

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      Mitchell employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector38.1%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.7%
      Wholesale & retail services14.5%16.2%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%7.7%
      Education, health & social services2.4%47.5%

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      Grantwood Village, MO1,013$121,250119%
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      Webster Groves, MO23,111$85,85655%
      Holiday Shores, IL2,785$83,30751%
      Maryville, IL7,837$82,39249%
      Mitchell, IL1,183$46,76515%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dover Beaches South, NJ1,183$70,50027%
      Gilbert, IA1,183$87,91759%
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      Newburg, WI1,183$53,7503%
      Hart, TX1,183$45,41718%
      Mitchell, IL1,183$46,76515%
      Source: The Mitchell, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).