Income/capita 48%
Household income 49%
Unemployment 3%
IndexBald KnobArkansasNational
Income per capita$15,391$23,401$29,829
Median household income$28,042$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$46,250$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,037$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$28,077$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$22,348$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate4.8%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level29.8%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bald Knob is 48% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bald Knob is 49% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bald Knob is 3% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bald Knob is 97% higher than the national average

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      Bald Knob employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.3%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector13.2%2.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.1%
      Wholesale & retail services12.6%14.6%
      Public administration9.2%3.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities23.2%5.8%
      Education, health & social services8.9%39.7%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Higginson, AR689$50,06610%
      Garner, AR169$44,02820%
      McRae, AR825$43,00022%
      Searcy, AR23,969$39,31329%
      Georgetown, AR76$36,25034%
      Bald Knob, AR2,906$28,04249%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Onawa, IA2,906$32,02642%
      Follansbee, WV2,905$53,9582%
      Kewaunee, WI2,907$54,8331%
      Fairfield, TX2,905$44,75019%
      Tularosa, NM2,907$35,62536%
      Bald Knob, AR2,906$28,04249%
      Source: The Bald Knob, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).