Income/capita 33%
Household income 78%
Unemployment 21%
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Income per capita$39,762$31,502$29,829
Median household income$98,662$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$105,382$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$47,379$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$60,478$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$36,171$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level1.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mokena is 33% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Mokena is 78% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mokena is 21% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mokena is 88% lower than the national average

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      Mokena employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.0%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.7%0.5%
      Financial & insurance services7.5%7.7%
      Wholesale & retail services18.4%14.0%
      Public administration6.0%3.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.4%3.2%
      Education, health & social services9.6%38.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Frankfort, IL18,415$113,250104.7%
      New Lenox, IL25,347$102,27384.9%
      Olympia Fields, IL4,888$96,37774.2%
      Frankfort Square, IL9,116$94,12770.1%
      Homer Glen, IL24,385$92,05466.4%
      Mokena, IL19,839$98,66278.3%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Colwood, BC19,837n/a 
      Montclair, VA19,836$126,745129.1%
      Bothell West, WA19,833$89,55161.9%
      Badger, AK19,830$77,38439.9%
      Evergreen Park, IL19,849$65,55418.5%
      Mokena, IL19,839$98,66278.3%
      Source: The Mokena, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).