Income/capita 67%
Household income 2%
Unemployment 41%
Income per capita$9,989$31,502$29,829
Median household income$54,318$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$62,273$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$40,125$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$11,885$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$25,370$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate2.8%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level15.2%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sheridan is 67% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sheridan is 2% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sheridan is 41% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sheridan is 1% higher than the national average

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      Sheridan employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.5%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector16.1%3.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.4%12.8%
      Wholesale & retail services20.7%26.7%
      Public administration7.3%1.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.0%2.1%
      Education, health & social services1.1%34.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lake Holiday, IL4,718$91,22065%
      Yorkville, IL18,436$85,04554%
      Dayton, IL520$75,00036%
      Newark, IL1,139$73,00032%
      Millbrook, IL341$72,50031%
      Sheridan, IL2,543$54,3182%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Williamsburg, OH2,543$48,10213%
      Evansburg, PA2,543$134,813144%
      Imperial, PA2,543$64,73517%
      Calvert City, KY2,544$44,93919%
      Wayne Heights, PA2,545$60,81210%
      Sheridan, IL2,543$54,3182%
      Source: The Sheridan, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).