Income/capita 31%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 76%
Income per capita$20,694$31,502$29,829
Median household income$40,688$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$53,782$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,219$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$33,188$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$17,328$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate8.2%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level24.5%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Streator is 31% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Streator is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Streator is 76% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Streator is 62% higher than the national average

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      Streator employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.2%0.2%
      Manufacturing sector21.5%4.9%
      Financial & insurance services2.4%5.6%
      Wholesale & retail services19.3%18.4%
      Public administration5.7%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.7%1.3%
      Education, health & social services9.8%39.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Grand Ridge, IL588$70,00027%
      Seneca, IL2,565$63,37215%
      Lostant, IL433$61,25011%
      Minonk, IL2,151$53,3654%
      Tonica, IL794$52,6145%
      Streator, IL13,163$40,68826%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Soddy-Daisy, TN13,162$41,37925%
      Harrison, AR13,168$35,42336%
      St. Helens, OR13,169$45,72717%
      Lake Forest Park, WA13,156$96,21774%
      Crowley, LA13,155$27,43350%
      Streator, IL13,163$40,68826%
      Source: The Streator, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).