Income/capita 34%
Household income 35%
Unemployment 8%
IndexBull ShoalsArkansasNational
Income per capita$19,758$23,401$29,829
Median household income$36,200$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$37,025$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$24,464$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$24,167$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$16,514$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate4.3%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level13.3%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Bull Shoals is 34% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Bull Shoals is 35% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Bull Shoals is 8% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Bull Shoals is 12% lower than the national average

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      Bull Shoals employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry20.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.7%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%2.8%
      Wholesale & retail services18.9%20.6%
      Public administration5.3%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.5%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.1%35.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Sundown, MO34$54,1672%
      Midway town, AR380$51,6077%
      Lakeview, AR774$39,79228%
      Gassville, AR2,422$39,09729%
      Mountain Home, AR12,312$36,27334%
      Bull Shoals, AR2,311$36,20035%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gold Beach, OR2,311$45,04219%
      Mount Vernon, GA2,311$34,29138%
      Biscoe, NC2,310$31,67743%
      Flying Hills, PA2,312$59,5838%
      Bonneau Beach, SC2,310$42,05924%
      Bull Shoals, AR2,311$36,20035%
      Source: The Bull Shoals, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).