Income/capita 41%
Household income 53%
Unemployment 100%
IndexBlack SpringsArkansasNational
Income per capita$17,637$23,401$29,829
Median household income$26,000$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$26,000$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$26,250$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$22,188$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level11.6%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Black Springs is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Black Springs is 53% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Black Springs is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Black Springs is 23% lower than the national average

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      Black Springs employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.0%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%10.0%
      Public administration0.0%40.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services60.0%50.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Oden, AR229$45,62518%
      Mount Ida, AR1,218$40,44427%
      Kirby, AR904$39,16729%
      Glenwood, AR2,215$31,50543%
      Norman, AR352$30,89344%
      Black Springs, AR43$26,00053%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Climax, KS43$43,12522%
      Port Clarence, AK43$0100%
      Byers, KS43$0100%
      Parshall, CO43$0100%
      Benton, IA43$60,4699%
      Black Springs, AR43$26,00053%
      Source: The Black Springs, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).