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Income/capita 45%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 88%
IndexRoyal LakesIllinoisNational
Income per capita$16,337$31,502$29,829
Median household income$36,250$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$40,625$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$18,750$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$19,167$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate8.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level19.5%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Royal Lakes is 45% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Royal Lakes is 34% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Royal Lakes is 88% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Royal Lakes is 29% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $24,164$36,250$72,500
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Royal Lakes median earnings by income bracket

      Royal Lakes employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector7.1%16.7%
      Financial & insurance services7.1%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services42.9%16.7%
      Public administration14.3%5.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%66.7%
      Other28.6%11.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Holiday Shores, IL2,785$83,30751%
      Chesterfield, IL336$68,08823%
      Brighton, IL2,316$64,26716%
      Godfrey, IL17,809$62,84514%
      Shipman, IL594$61,87512%
      Royal Lakes, IL134$36,25034%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cherry Log, GA134$41,04226%
      Hyampom, CA134$0100%
      Mockingbird Valley, KY134$208,750277%
      Brookston, MN134$31,25044%
      Oldtown, MD134$0100%
      Royal Lakes, IL134$36,25034%
      Source: The Royal Lakes, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).