Income/capita 20%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 17%
Income per capita$23,851$23,401$29,829
Median household income$49,545$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$67,727$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,972$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$38,565$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$27,632$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate3.9%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level7.1%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Carlisle is 20% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Carlisle is 10% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Carlisle is 17% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Carlisle is 53% lower than the national average

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      Carlisle employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector11.1%10.3%
      Financial & insurance services1.0%5.7%
      Wholesale & retail services20.3%12.7%
      Public administration11.3%6.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.8%0.0%
      Education, health & social services6.9%42.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Austin, AR3,108$72,18830%
      Ward, AR4,608$51,5437%
      Lonoke, AR4,244$44,41020%
      Hazen, AR1,460$36,45834%
      Des Arc, AR1,855$28,33349%
      Carlisle, AR2,123$49,54510%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Mays Landing, NJ2,123$59,6028%
      Cordova, NC2,123$38,80030%
      Westport, WA2,124$40,14327%
      Maunawili, HI2,124$134,792144%
      Lincoln, AR2,122$25,02455%
      Carlisle, AR2,123$49,54510%
      Source: The Carlisle, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).