Income/capita 4%
Household income 19%
Unemployment 42%
Income per capita$28,724$31,502$29,829
Median household income$65,817$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$75,833$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,573$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$37,478$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$29,890$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level9.3%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Pawnee is 4% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Pawnee is 19% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Pawnee is 42% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Pawnee is 38% lower than the national average

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      Pawnee employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.6%0.7%
      Manufacturing sector10.1%5.9%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%12.4%
      Wholesale & retail services17.5%11.1%
      Public administration11.6%11.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services13.6%33.2%

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      Leland Grove, IL1,625$95,41772%
      Rochester, IL3,687$89,75062%
      Chatham, IL12,569$80,80846%
      Langleyville, IL316$69,58326%
      Auburn, IL5,006$62,38613%
      Pawnee, IL2,738$65,81719%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mount Vernon, TX2,738$39,06929%
      Ashley, PA2,737$41,10526%
      Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM2,737$33,92939%
      Bells, TN2,737$39,97228%
      Eleele, HI2,739$72,76332%
      Pawnee, IL2,738$65,81719%
      Source: The Pawnee, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).