Altus employment information

IndexAltusArkansasNational
Income per capita$17,098$23,401$29,829
Median household income$31,146$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$35,000$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,625$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$30,125$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$21,731$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate7.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level14.5%18.8%15.1%
The Altus, AR 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 Altus is $17,098, which is 27% lower than than the Arkansas average and 43% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $31,146, which is 26% lower than than the Arkansas average and 44% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Altus is 7%, which is 50% higher than than the national average. The poverty rate in Altus is 14% which is 4% lower than than the national average.

am i middle class

$Input your household income
$20,761$31,146$62,292
City
$28,221$42,336$84,672
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 Altus is 43% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Altus is 44% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Altus is 50% higher than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Altus is 4% lower than the national average.

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Altus median earnings by income bracket

Altus employment by industry

Labour TypeMaleFemale
Construction industry12.1%0.0%
Manufacturing sector41.4%0.0%
Financial & insurance services0.0%11.1%
Wholesale & retail services1.1%11.1%
Public administration2.9%0.0%
Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.5%2.6%
Education, health & social services15.5%19.7%
Other15.5%22.2%

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City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
Wiederkehr Village, AR34$63,75015%
Morrison Bluff, AR50$42,50023%
Coal Hill, AR1,056$41,44225%
Subiaco, AR509$40,69426%
Caulksville, AR226$35,93835%
Altus, AR754$31,14644%

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Carolina, RI754$94,33371%
Wood Heights, MO754$56,2502%
Sylvan Beach, NY754$40,06328%
Hissop, AL754$27,20551%
Alfred, ME755$47,65614%
Altus, AR754$31,14644%
Source: The Altus, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).