Income/capita 32%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 51%
Income per capita$20,212$31,502$29,829
Median household income$34,792$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$37,778$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$34,167$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$33,214$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$20,250$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate7.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level15.3%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Plymouth is 32% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Plymouth is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Plymouth is 51% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Plymouth is 2% higher than the national average

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      Plymouth median earnings by income bracket

      Plymouth employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector8.1%2.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services7.1%10.3%
      Public administration10.1%1.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities22.2%2.9%
      Education, health & social services11.1%61.8%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      La Prairie, IL68$47,85713%
      Carthage, IL2,513$45,53618%
      Tennessee, IL120$45,41718%
      West Point, IL197$44,50020%
      Golden, IL643$44,37520%
      Plymouth, IL383$34,79237%

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      Nichols, SC383$30,00046%
      Calhoun, MO383$28,36549%
      Hanska, MN383$48,95812%
      Alma, IL383$30,78144%
      Mentone, AL383$52,6795%
      Plymouth, IL383$34,79237%
      Source: The Plymouth, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).