Paxton employment information

IndexPaxtonIllinoisNational
Income per capita$23,353$31,502$29,829
Median household income$46,429$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,953$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$33,092$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$34,244$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$22,500$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level11.8%14.0%15.1%
The Paxton, IL employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Paxton is $23,353, which is 26% lower than than the Illinois average and 22% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $46,429, which is 22% lower than than the Illinois average and 16% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Paxton is 3%, which is 31% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Paxton is 12% which is 22% lower than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$30,949$46,429$92,858
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Paxton is 22% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Paxton is 16% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Paxton is 31% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Paxton is 22% lower than the national average.

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      Paxton median earnings by income bracket

      Paxton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry12.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector14.9%2.1%
      Financial & insurance services1.1%4.6%
      Wholesale & retail services17.0%16.6%
      Public administration1.6%1.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.9%5.8%
      Education, health & social services11.5%39.9%
      Other29.0%21.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gifford, IL849$60,5369%
      Fisher, IL1,989$59,6208%
      Thawville, IL193$53,5423%
      Thomasboro, IL1,122$50,6708%
      Elliott, IL239$50,2509%
      Paxton, IL4,276$46,42916%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hyde Park, UT4,277$74,93135%
      Scottdale, PA4,277$43,38922%
      Garden City South, NY4,275$105,49291%
      Minersville, PA4,274$36,43834%
      Slatington, PA4,278$48,44212%
      Paxton, IL4,276$46,42916%
      Source: The Paxton, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).