Income/capita 3%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 41%
IndexSouth WilmingtonIllinoisNational
Income per capita$28,827$31,502$29,829
Median household income$60,938$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$74,063$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$47,292$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$42,955$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$30,365$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate6.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.6%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in South Wilmington is 3% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in South Wilmington is 10% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in South Wilmington is 41% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in South Wilmington is 43% lower than the national average

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      South Wilmington employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.7%1.3%
      Manufacturing sector24.6%2.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%7.8%
      Wholesale & retail services5.4%12.4%
      Public administration0.0%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.7%13.1%
      Education, health & social services9.9%39.9%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Union Hill, IL32$72,08330%
      Bonfield, IL337$71,25029%
      Symerton, IL105$67,70822%
      Herscher, IL1,462$66,83821%
      Gardner, IL1,242$66,70521%
      South Wilmington, IL808$60,93810%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Neopit, WI808$28,55848%
      Pine River, MN808$29,03248%
      Bradford, VT808$38,84630%
      Philip, SD808$33,36540%
      Tannersville, NY808$50,6258%
      South Wilmington, IL808$60,93810%
      Source: The South Wilmington, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).