Income/capita 22%
Household income 3%
Unemployment 92%
IndexSammons PointIllinoisNational
Income per capita$23,184$31,502$29,829
Median household income$57,188$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$63,250$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$48,750$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$49,500$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$41,458$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate8.9%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level15.4%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sammons Point is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sammons Point is 3% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sammons Point is 92% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sammons Point is 2% higher than the national average

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      Sammons Point employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.8%8.7%
      Manufacturing sector26.8%10.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services19.5%8.7%
      Public administration0.0%8.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.1%2.2%
      Education, health & social services4.9%45.7%

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      Bourbonnais, IL18,607$67,23622%
      Herscher, IL1,462$66,83821%
      Sammons Point, IL346$57,1883%

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      Sammons Point, IL346$57,1883%
      Source: The Sammons Point, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).