Income/capita 24%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 58%
Income per capita$22,657$31,502$29,829
Median household income$41,071$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,385$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,389$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$40,764$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$19,688$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate7.4%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level20.6%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Stronghurst is 24% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Stronghurst is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Stronghurst is 58% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Stronghurst is 37% higher than the national average

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      Stronghurst employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.5%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector16.7%3.3%
      Financial & insurance services2.4%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services7.1%4.2%
      Public administration7.1%3.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities18.5%1.4%
      Education, health & social services16.1%46.0%

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      Biggsville, IL325$52,5005%
      Stronghurst, IL944$41,07126%

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      Stronghurst, IL944$41,07126%
      Source: The Stronghurst, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).