Income/capita 35%
Household income 25%
Unemployment 21%
Income per capita$19,360$23,401$29,829
Median household income$41,344$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$60,208$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$35,107$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$26,705$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$21,284$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate3.7%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level15.2%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Brookland is 35% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Brookland is 25% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Brookland is 21% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Brookland is equal to the national average

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      Brookland employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry11.9%0.4%
      Manufacturing sector24.6%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services2.9%6.0%
      Wholesale & retail services23.1%19.9%
      Public administration0.8%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities3.3%2.6%
      Education, health & social services6.3%38.2%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Monette, AR1,752$50,0699%
      Caraway, AR1,068$44,55019%
      Black Oak, AR253$43,75021%
      Jonesboro, AR72,638$42,73223%
      Paragould, AR27,521$41,71725%
      Brookland, AR2,717$41,34425%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gibsonburg, OH2,717$50,7618%
      Wilburton, OK2,717$31,66743%
      East Newark, NJ2,717$59,0387%
      Mascot, TN2,717$37,25033%
      Avery Creek, NC2,716$73,75033%
      Brookland, AR2,717$41,34425%
      Source: The Brookland, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).