West City employment information

IndexWest CityIllinoisNational
Income per capita$19,618$31,502$29,829
Median household income$30,875$59,196$55,322
Median income owner occupied$39,286$75,354$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,938$34,488$35,192
Median earnings male$29,375$40,474$36,919
Median earnings female$20,375$27,197$26,250
Unemployment rate5.1%5.3%4.7%
Poverty level25.5%14.0%15.1%
The West City, 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 West City is $19,618, which is 38% lower than than the Illinois average and 34% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $30,875, which is 48% lower than than the Illinois average and 44% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in West City is 5%, which is 9% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in West City is 26% which is 69% higher than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$20,581$30,875$61,750
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.

Did you know?

  • The income per capita in West City is 34% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in West City is 44% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in West City is 9% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in West City is 69% higher than the national average.

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West City employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry2.1%0.0%
Manufacturing sector15.1%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.7%7.6%
Wholesale & retail services12.3%26.8%
Public administration6.8%2.5%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.9%1.9%
Education, health & social services4.1%49.7%
Other48.6%4.5%

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Ewing, IL294$45,75017%
Whiteash, IL328$41,87524%
Bonnie, IL375$41,81824%
West City, IL789$30,87544%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Worden, MT789$68,27623%
Antonito, CO789$23,47258%
Altona, NY789$31,47743%
Minneola, KS789$46,02317%
Cambria, WI789$52,5005%
West City, IL789$30,87544%
Source: The West City, IL employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).