Income/capita 30%
Household income 8%
Unemployment 5%
Income per capita$20,805$31,502$29,829
Median household income$50,769$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$54,444$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$48,472$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$36,146$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,979$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level7.1%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Rossville is 30% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Rossville is 8% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Rossville is 5% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Rossville is 53% lower than the national average

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      Rossville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.4%4.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%9.6%
      Wholesale & retail services23.7%22.0%
      Public administration7.9%6.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services4.9%36.2%

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      Bismarck, IL611$62,50013%
      Henning, IL243$55,5000%
      Wellington, IL283$53,1254%
      West Lebanon, IN858$52,1886%
      State Line City, IN163$48,00013%
      Rossville, IL1,694$50,7698%

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      Norwood, NY1,694$43,48221%
      Southport, CT1,694$146,429165%
      Lebanon, NJ1,693$86,66757%
      Guthrie, KY1,693$26,18153%
      Owenton, KY1,696$28,88248%
      Rossville, IL1,694$50,7698%
      Source: The Rossville, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).