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Income/capita 15%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 51%
IndexOregonIllinoisNational
Income per capita$25,407$31,502$29,829
Median household income$39,963$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,375$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,545$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$41,367$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,523$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level21.7%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oregon is 15% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oregon is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oregon is 51% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oregon is 44% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $26,639$39,963$79,926
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Oregon median earnings by income bracket

      Oregon employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.0%0.9%
      Manufacturing sector32.0%3.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.9%
      Wholesale & retail services12.9%17.6%
      Public administration4.7%3.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.2%0.9%
      Education, health & social services14.0%53.2%
      Other14.3%12.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Grand Detour, IL489$98,85479%
      Lost Nation, IL633$76,78639%
      Davis Junction, IL2,439$70,62528%
      Stillman Valley, IL1,075$61,12510%
      Hillcrest, IL1,258$58,0005%
      Oregon, IL3,657$39,96328%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mountain View, NC3,655$53,9692%
      Armona, CA3,655$44,03820%
      Norwood Young America, MN3,655$62,71713%
      Manhasset Hills, NY3,654$136,786147%
      Mogadore, OH3,662$62,47713%
      Oregon, IL3,657$39,96328%
      Source: The Oregon, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).