Income/capita 59%
Household income 66%
Unemployment 52%
IndexAsh FlatArkansasNational
Income per capita$12,289$23,401$29,829
Median household income$18,750$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$29,479$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$13,947$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$22,000$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$13,711$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level34.8%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Ash Flat is 59% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Ash Flat is 66% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Ash Flat is 52% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Ash Flat is 130% higher than the national average

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      Ash Flat employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector11.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.8%
      Wholesale & retail services14.4%26.9%
      Public administration7.2%3.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.0%2.1%
      Education, health & social services12.2%31.0%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Franklin, AR199$44,75019%
      Highland, AR1,059$40,69426%
      Cherokee Village, AR4,669$33,71039%
      Evening Shade, AR463$31,60743%
      Horseshoe Bend, AR2,499$28,83048%
      Ash Flat, AR1,067$18,75066%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Otisville, NY1,067$71,13629%
      Tyndall, SD1,067$39,65928%
      Dale, PA1,067$30,15046%
      Tully, NY1,068$45,73317%
      Winfield, IA1,068$48,07713%
      Ash Flat, AR1,067$18,75066%
      Source: The Ash Flat, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).