Income/capita 40%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 44%
IndexNew HavenIllinoisNational
Income per capita$17,871$31,502$29,829
Median household income$36,534$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,250$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$31,750$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,042$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate6.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level25.1%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in New Haven is 40% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in New Haven is 34% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in New Haven is 44% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in New Haven is 66% higher than the national average

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      New Haven employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.0%8.0%
      Manufacturing sector1.3%28.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.7%
      Wholesale & retail services10.4%12.0%
      Public administration0.0%8.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities20.8%2.7%
      Education, health & social services10.4%41.3%

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      Junction, IL114$57,5004%
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      Maunie, IL141$40,62527%
      Ridgway, IL809$39,85028%
      Norris City, IL1,301$39,76228%
      New Haven, IL382$36,53434%

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      Alto Pass, IL382$35,93835%
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      Bay View Gardens, IL382$40,45527%
      New Haven, IL382$36,53434%
      Source: The New Haven, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).