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Income/capita 20%
Household income 38%
Unemployment 53%
IndexBentonvilleArkansasNational
Income per capita$35,753$23,401$29,829
Median household income$76,447$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$99,702$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$52,484$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$54,836$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$34,414$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level7.8%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bentonville is 20% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Bentonville is 38% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bentonville is 53% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bentonville is 48% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $50,959$76,447$152,894
      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.

      Bentonville median earnings by income bracket

      Bentonville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.8%0.3%
      Manufacturing sector8.6%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services2.2%3.6%
      Wholesale & retail services38.2%33.5%
      Public administration2.1%1.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.5%2.8%
      Education, health & social services8.3%26.2%
      Other27.8%24.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cave Springs, AR2,803$89,23161%
      Tontitown, AR2,828$75,02736%
      Highfill, AR664$64,44416%
      Centerton, AR11,403$63,17014%
      Bella Vista, AR27,985$62,41413%
      Bentonville, AR42,499$76,44738%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Burlington, VT42,556$46,75415%
      Altamonte Springs, FL42,557$49,94710%
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,412$120,668118%
      Oro Valley, AZ42,379$75,96637%
      Concord, NH42,634$57,5664%
      Bentonville, AR42,499$76,44738%
      Source: The Bentonville, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).