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Income/capita 25%
Household income 27%
Unemployment 35%
IndexSullivanIllinoisNational
Income per capita$22,311$31,502$29,829
Median household income$40,303$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,395$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,036$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$27,391$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$21,020$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate3.0%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level20.8%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sullivan is 25% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Sullivan is 27% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sullivan is 35% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sullivan is 38% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $26,865$40,303$80,606
      City
      $39,460$59,196$118,392
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Sullivan median earnings by income bracket

      Sullivan employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry7.2%2.1%
      Manufacturing sector33.7%3.6%
      Financial & insurance services4.7%3.8%
      Wholesale & retail services16.5%11.6%
      Public administration0.9%2.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.9%1.7%
      Education, health & social services8.1%45.0%
      Other16.8%17.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Long Creek, IL1,508$80,85946%
      Mount Zion, IL5,894$66,12520%
      LaPlace, IL161$63,47215%
      Arthur, IL2,714$60,3609%
      Dalton City, IL474$58,8646%
      Sullivan, IL4,675$40,30327%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jim Thorpe, PA4,676$53,2414%
      Polson, MT4,674$33,01340%
      La Grange, TX4,673$37,30433%
      Marienville, PA4,673$40,62527%
      Becker, MN4,677$77,15339%
      Sullivan, IL4,675$40,30327%
      Source: The Sullivan, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).