Urbana employment information

IndexUrbanaIllinoisNational
Income per capita$20,882$31,502$29,829
Median household income$33,081$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$72,998$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$20,005$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$18,519$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$12,246$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate4.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level34.0%14.0%15.1%
The Urbana, IL employment information can be a key indicator when searching for a new job. A good indicator of the strength of the job market is the income per capita and the median household income. The income per capita in Urbana is $20,882, which is 34% lower than than the Illinois average and 30% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $33,081, which is 44% lower than than the Illinois average and 40% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Urbana is 4%, which is 11% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Urbana is 34% which is 125% higher than than the national average.
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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$22,051$33,081$66,162
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in Urbana is 30% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Urbana is 40% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Urbana is 11% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Urbana is 125% higher than the national average.

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      Urbana employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.8%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector6.5%1.5%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%2.7%
      Wholesale & retail services8.7%9.9%
      Public administration2.6%2.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.3%2.1%
      Education, health & social services44.0%49.2%
      Other26.8%26.9%

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      Urbana, IL41,941$33,08140%

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      Urbana, IL41,941$33,08140%
      Source: The Urbana, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).