Income/capita 10%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 3%
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IndexMount CarrollIllinoisNational
Income per capita$26,763$31,502$29,829
Median household income$39,864$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,833$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,708$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$33,871$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$25,388$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.5%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level11.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mount Carroll is 10% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mount Carroll is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mount Carroll is 3% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mount Carroll is 22% lower than the national average

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      Mount Carroll employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.2%1.8%
      Manufacturing sector30.0%1.2%
      Financial & insurance services3.2%7.3%
      Wholesale & retail services10.6%16.7%
      Public administration8.8%7.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services9.8%43.6%

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      Thomson, IL563$61,97412.0%
      Pearl City, IL875$60,6679.7%
      Andover, IA113$55,0000.6%
      Sabula, IA448$50,3669.0%
      Chadwick, IL581$49,06311.3%
      Mount Carroll, IL1,565$39,86427.9%

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      Fairmount Heights, MD1,565$56,9002.9%
      Oxford, ME1,565$44,71919.2%
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      Mount Carroll, IL1,565$39,86427.9%
      Source: The Mount Carroll, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).