Income/capita 21%
Household income 11%
Unemployment 27%
Income per capita$23,472$31,502$29,829
Median household income$61,250$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$66,875$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,250$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$39,583$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$19,000$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.0%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sigel is 21% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sigel is 11% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sigel is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sigel is 47% lower than the national average

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      Sigel employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector21.7%14.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%9.9%
      Wholesale & retail services31.1%21.1%
      Public administration4.7%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.8%1.4%
      Education, health & social services3.8%35.2%

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      Teutopolis, IL1,674$71,75030%
      Windsor village, IL965$49,28611%
      Strasburg, IL501$48,90612%
      Stewardson, IL719$48,51612%
      Dieterich, IL714$46,50016%
      Sigel, IL349$61,25011%

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      Maytown, AL349$53,4093%
      Tetherow, OR349$250,001352%
      Enon Valley, PA349$37,70832%
      Hindsboro, IL349$50,00010%
      Alta, UT349$61,60711%
      Sigel, IL349$61,25011%
      Source: The Sigel, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).