Income/capita 15%
Household income 1%
Unemployment 13%
Income per capita$25,382$31,502$29,829
Median household income$54,722$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$74,886$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$27,875$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$44,485$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,324$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate5.3%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level6.9%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Shabbona is 15% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Shabbona is 1% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Shabbona is 13% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Shabbona is 55% lower than the national average

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      Shabbona employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry13.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.3%1.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.7%6.3%
      Wholesale & retail services17.2%7.9%
      Public administration5.9%2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.9%2.1%
      Education, health & social services8.0%44.6%

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      Waterman, IL1,527$63,57115%
      Steward, IL315$63,33314%
      Shabbona, IL982$54,7221%

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      Benton, PA982$42,91722%
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      Shabbona, IL982$54,7221%
      Source: The Shabbona, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).