B+
Income/capita 69%
Household income 97%
Unemployment 7%
IndexPrairie GroveIllinoisNational
Income per capita$50,276$31,502$29,829
Median household income$108,929$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$111,750$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$93,571$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$70,114$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$35,250$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level3.0%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Prairie Grove is 69% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Prairie Grove is 97% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Prairie Grove is 7% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Prairie Grove is 80% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $72,612$108,929$217,858
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Prairie Grove median earnings by income bracket

      Prairie Grove employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.4%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector16.4%3.1%
      Financial & insurance services8.4%2.4%
      Wholesale & retail services15.5%17.6%
      Public administration3.0%0.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.8%3.3%
      Education, health & social services8.0%37.4%
      Other23.9%27.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Long Grove, IL8,065$184,208233%
      South Barrington, IL4,766$184,141233%
      Inverness, IL7,844$172,949213%
      Tower Lakes, IL1,149$172,946213%
      Kildeer, IL3,976$166,790201%
      Prairie Grove, IL1,704$108,92997%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Hudson, IL1,704$83,88952%
      Newaygo, MI1,704$30,71444%
      Independence, LA1,704$32,38041%
      Long Lake, MN1,704$74,53935%
      Claysburg, PA1,704$35,75935%
      Prairie Grove, IL1,704$108,92997%
      Source: The Prairie Grove, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).