Income/capita 44%
Household income 89%
Unemployment 23%
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IndexSugar GroveIllinoisNational
Income per capita$42,908$31,502$29,829
Median household income$104,754$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$111,524$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$66,512$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$62,662$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$32,215$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.6%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level2.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sugar Grove is 44% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Sugar Grove is 89% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sugar Grove is 23% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sugar Grove is 81% lower than the national average

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      Sugar Grove employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry15.3%3.3%
      Manufacturing sector16.8%1.3%
      Financial & insurance services7.4%9.3%
      Wholesale & retail services18.6%19.8%
      Public administration6.3%2.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.4%1.1%
      Education, health & social services5.8%36.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Wayne, IL2,513$145,875163.7%
      Campton Hills, IL11,500$119,044115.2%
      Plainfield, IL41,881$116,896111.3%
      Naperville, IL145,789$110,676100.1%
      Lily Lake, IL1,253$108,59496.3%
      Sugar Grove, IL9,288$104,75489.4%

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      Port Townsend, WA9,286$44,75319.1%
      Pecos, TX9,285$51,3647.2%
      Brewer, ME9,284$56,1281.5%
      Sugar Grove, IL9,288$104,75489.4%
      Source: The Sugar Grove, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).