Income/capita 23%
Household income 5%
Unemployment 27%
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Income per capita$23,019$23,401$29,829
Median household income$52,813$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,063$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$39,000$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$32,750$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$27,159$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate3.4%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level8.2%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Avoca is 23% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Avoca is 5% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Avoca is 27% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Avoca is 46% lower than the national average

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      Avoca employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector23.5%5.5%
      Financial & insurance services2.0%1.8%
      Wholesale & retail services14.8%16.5%
      Public administration2.7%1.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.7%5.5%
      Education, health & social services6.0%32.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cave Springs, AR2,803$89,23161.3%
      Bentonville, AR42,499$76,44738.2%
      Lost Bridge Village, AR491$64,37516.4%
      Centerton, AR11,403$63,17014.2%
      Bella Vista, AR27,985$62,41412.8%
      Avoca, AR525$52,8134.5%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      St. Paul, AK525$60,0008.5%
      Emerson, IA525$52,0146.0%
      Fonda, IA525$39,58328.4%
      Norway, IA525$48,75011.9%
      Ironville, KY525$45,38818.0%
      Avoca, AR525$52,8134.5%
      Source: The Avoca, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).