Income/capita 54%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 17%
IndexOlive BranchIllinoisNational
Income per capita$13,620$31,502$29,829
Median household income$33,125$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$41,250$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,098$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$22,438$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$8,859$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level17.2%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Olive Branch is 54% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Olive Branch is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Olive Branch is 17% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Olive Branch is 14% higher than the national average

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      Olive Branch employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry20.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%17.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%6.5%
      Public administration5.2%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities35.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%88.7%

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      Commerce, MO62$40,41727%
      Olive Branch, IL617$33,12540%

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      Tekonsha, MI617$34,12538%
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      Busby, MT617$40,97226%
      Olive Branch, IL617$33,12540%
      Source: The Olive Branch, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).