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Income/capita 44%
Household income 58%
Unemployment 23%
IndexBeardenArkansasNational
Income per capita$16,659$23,401$29,829
Median household income$23,333$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$45,000$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$16,875$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$24,667$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$0$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate5.7%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level32.8%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bearden is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bearden is 58% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bearden is 23% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bearden is 117% higher than the national average

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      $15,553$23,333$46,666
      City
      $28,221$42,336$84,672
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Bearden median earnings by income bracket

      Bearden employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.8%8.1%
      Manufacturing sector31.4%15.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%8.1%
      Wholesale & retail services2.9%20.0%
      Public administration5.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.5%3.1%
      Education, health & social services15.5%26.3%
      Other31.0%16.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Thornton, AR641$38,57130%
      Sparkman, AR384$33,25040%
      Fordyce, AR4,096$33,02640%
      East Camden, AR979$29,20547%
      Hampton, AR1,331$26,44452%
      Bearden, AR953$23,33358%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Blue Rapids, KS953$50,8338%
      Burrton, KS953$50,4749%
      Enderlin, ND953$52,0836%
      Schoeneck, PA953$54,0072%
      Tohatchi, NM952$40,78126%
      Bearden, AR953$23,33358%
      Source: The Bearden, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).