Charleston employment information

Income per capita$20,015$22,595$28,555
Median household income$43,676$41,264$53,482
Median income owner occupied$47,647$51,972$68,142
Median income renter occupied$25,556$25,473$33,219
Median earnings male$36,042$31,010$36,116
Median earnings female$22,969$21,831$25,692
Unemployment rate7.5%5.0%5.8%
Poverty level11.4%19.2%15.6%

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  • The income per capita in Charleston is 30% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Charleston is 18% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Charleston is 28% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Charleston is 27% lower than the national average.

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Hours worked per week

Charleston median earnings by income bracket

Charleston employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry5.8%3.6%
Manufacturing sector24.6%3.6%
Financial & insurance services0.0%10.3%
Wholesale & retail services24.4%6.7%
Public administration6.0%10.1%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.0%5.6%
Education, health & social services17.1%45.7%

Nearby cities with high median household income

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Lavaca, AR2,358$50,0007%
Greenwood, AR9,222$46,67313%
Dyer, AR757$45,44615%
Alma, AR5,514$44,06318%
Caulksville, AR184$41,96422%
Charleston, AR2,517$43,67618%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Santo Domingo Pueblo, NM2,517$39,03427%
West Belmar, NJ2,517$69,02829%
Garyville, LA2,517$35,58133%
Turley, OK2,516$33,57837%
Oakland, ME2,516$46,68813%
Charleston, AR2,517$43,67618%
Source: The Charleston, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the United States Census Bureau.