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Income/capita 13%
Household income 4%
Unemployment 57%
IndexRivertonIllinoisNational
Income per capita$26,076$31,502$29,829
Median household income$57,542$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,921$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$36,618$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$42,294$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$24,258$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate7.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level9.9%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Riverton is 13% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Riverton is 4% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Riverton is 57% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Riverton is 35% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $38,357$57,542$115,084
      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.

      Riverton median earnings by income bracket

      Riverton employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.8%1.5%
      Manufacturing sector12.0%2.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%11.0%
      Wholesale & retail services18.1%9.8%
      Public administration12.2%20.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.3%1.8%
      Education, health & social services10.0%32.5%
      Other23.9%22.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Leland Grove, IL1,625$95,41772%
      Sherman, IL4,404$94,69571%
      Rochester, IL3,687$89,75062%
      Spaulding, IL766$86,25056%
      Williamsville, IL1,346$85,00054%
      Riverton, IL3,449$57,5424%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Colonial Heights, TN3,448$43,20122%
      Watertown, FL3,451$33,90239%
      Winnsboro, TX3,451$30,52645%
      Jewett City, CT3,451$42,46023%
      Culloden, WV3,451$63,05314%
      Riverton, IL3,449$57,5424%
      Source: The Riverton, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).