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Income/capita 4%
Household income 6%
Unemployment 84%
IndexSouth JacksonvilleIllinoisNational
Income per capita$31,040$31,502$29,829
Median household income$51,807$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,070$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,489$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$43,235$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$27,060$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate0.7%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level9.4%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in South Jacksonville is 4% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in South Jacksonville is 6% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in South Jacksonville is 84% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in South Jacksonville is 37% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $34,534$51,807$103,614
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      South Jacksonville median earnings by income bracket

      South Jacksonville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector12.6%1.1%
      Financial & insurance services2.8%10.2%
      Wholesale & retail services21.2%8.1%
      Public administration14.6%5.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.6%0.0%
      Education, health & social services19.1%53.9%
      Other12.1%12.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Exeter, IL105$62,81314%
      Arenzville, IL382$60,83310%
      Ashland, IL1,264$59,4327%
      Glasgow, IL174$56,2502%
      Franklin, IL466$56,0421%
      South Jacksonville, IL3,272$51,8076%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Delta, OH3,271$50,9248%
      Oak Point, TX3,271$89,54362%
      Edcouch, TX3,270$24,79255%
      Reno, TX3,274$60,92310%
      Winnie, TX3,270$45,27418%
      South Jacksonville, IL3,272$51,8076%
      Source: The South Jacksonville, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).