Income/capita 31%
Household income 9%
Unemployment 21%
IndexRound Lake HeightsIllinoisNational
Income per capita$20,633$31,502$29,829
Median household income$60,500$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$70,000$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,905$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$33,045$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$23,869$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate5.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level18.1%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Round Lake Heights is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Round Lake Heights is 9% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Round Lake Heights is 21% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Round Lake Heights is 20% higher than the national average

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      Round Lake Heights employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.5%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services1.1%4.0%
      Wholesale & retail services23.4%17.9%
      Public administration0.7%1.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.3%1.1%
      Education, health & social services8.8%29.0%

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      Riverwoods, IL3,759$187,857240%
      Long Grove, IL8,065$184,208233%
      Tower Lakes, IL1,149$172,946213%
      Kildeer, IL3,976$166,790201%
      Green Oaks, IL3,832$162,396194%
      Round Lake Heights, IL3,110$60,5009%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Clare, MI3,110$32,05242%
      Hicksville, OH3,110$41,37225%
      Hiawatha, KS3,109$40,19627%
      Lake Holm, WA3,111$92,93868%
      Zillah, WA3,111$61,19711%
      Round Lake Heights, IL3,110$60,5009%
      Source: The Round Lake Heights, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).