Income/capita 44%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 47%
Income per capita$16,763$23,401$29,829
Median household income$36,250$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,750$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$18,333$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$25,268$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$21,518$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level14.0%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Buckner is 44% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Buckner is 34% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Buckner is 47% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Buckner is 8% lower than the national average

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      Buckner employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry3.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector38.1%11.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services10.3%15.9%
      Public administration7.2%6.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services9.3%38.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bodcaw, AR157$47,23215%
      Patmos, AR92$46,25016%
      Magnolia, AR11,651$34,59137%
      Stamps, AR1,822$27,39650%
      McNeil, AR415$23,12558%
      Buckner, AR272$36,25034%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lerna, IL272$46,04217%
      Ames, OK272$52,8135%
      Reading, KS272$39,10729%
      Wallace, NE272$44,53120%
      Garfield, MN272$38,75030%
      Buckner, AR272$36,25034%
      Source: The Buckner, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).