Income/capita 51%
Household income 35%
Unemployment 418%
IndexStandard CityIllinoisNational
Income per capita$14,662$31,502$29,829
Median household income$35,833$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$38,750$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$0$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$16,875$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate24.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level34.0%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Standard City is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Standard City is 35% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Standard City is 418% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Standard City is 125% higher than the national average

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      Standard City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector3.8%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services7.7%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services11.5%20.7%
      Public administration11.5%3.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services19.2%31.0%

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      East Gillespie, IL263$61,07110%
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      Thayer, IL728$52,1886%
      Farmersville, IL678$50,9178%
      Modesto, IL176$50,6258%
      Standard City, IL159$35,83335%

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      Standard City, IL159$35,83335%
      Source: The Standard City, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).