Barling employment information

IndexBarlingArkansasNational
Income per capita$20,914$23,401$29,829
Median household income$43,362$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$48,682$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$31,607$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$24,811$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$20,778$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate4.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level18.7%18.8%15.1%
The Barling, 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 Barling is $20,914, which is 11% lower than than the Arkansas average and 30% lower than than the national average. The median household income is $43,362, which is 2% higher than than the Arkansas average and 22% lower than than the national average. The unemployment rate in Barling is 4%, which is 10% lower than than the national average. The poverty rate in Barling is 19% which is 23% higher than than the national average.

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am i middle class

$Input your household income
$28,905$43,362$86,724
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 Barling is 30% lower than the national average.
  • The median household income in Barling is 22% lower than the national average.
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings.
  • The unemployment rate in Barling is 10% lower than the national average.
  • The poverty level in Barling is 23% higher than the national average.

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      Barling median earnings by income bracket

      Barling employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.1%
      Wholesale & retail services10.6%10.4%
      Public administration1.7%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.4%0.0%
      Education, health & social services2.4%33.4%
      Other51.3%35.6%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Remy, OK553$58,7506%
      Greenwood, AR9,296$57,1503%
      Bonanza, AR599$51,5637%
      Lavaca, AR2,592$49,69410%
      Rock Island, OK806$46,66716%
      Barling, AR4,747$43,36222%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Riverside, NY4,747$38,61530%
      South Lebanon, OH4,746$61,95712%
      Green Tree, PA4,749$72,60431%
      Brielle, NJ4,745$127,163130%
      Farmville, NC4,750$33,82339%
      Barling, AR4,747$43,36222%
      Source: The Barling, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).