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Income/capita 56%
Household income 60%
Unemployment 74%
IndexWaggonerIllinoisNational
Income per capita$13,174$31,502$29,829
Median household income$21,875$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$25,938$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,594$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$31,042$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$13,125$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate8.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level35.5%14.0%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Waggoner is 56% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Waggoner is 60% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Waggoner is 74% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Waggoner is 135% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $14,581$21,875$43,750
      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.

      Waggoner median earnings by income bracket

      Waggoner employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.0%2.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.0%
      Wholesale & retail services23.3%32.0%
      Public administration6.7%6.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.3%0.0%
      Education, health & social services10.0%18.0%
      Other23.3%24.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Pawnee, IL2,738$65,81719%
      Auburn, IL5,006$62,38613%
      Divernon, IL1,201$57,3864%
      Palmer, IL176$56,8753%
      Morrisonville, IL1,055$54,7061%
      Waggoner, IL183$21,87560%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gould, OK183$55,0001%
      Thor, IA183$45,00019%
      Garden Prairie, IL183$0100%
      Berlin, IL183$46,25016%
      Goofy Ridge, IL183$19,50065%
      Waggoner, IL183$21,87560%
      Source: The Waggoner, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).