Income/capita 54%
Household income 38%
Unemployment 53%
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IndexDe QueenArkansasNational
Income per capita$13,600$23,401$29,829
Median household income$34,325$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,043$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$22,870$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$26,814$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$17,978$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level30.1%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in De Queen is 54% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in De Queen is 38% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in De Queen is 53% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in De Queen is 99% higher than the national average

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      De Queen employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry19.0%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector35.7%5.4%
      Financial & insurance services1.8%0.5%
      Wholesale & retail services6.1%8.6%
      Public administration2.2%3.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.2%0.5%
      Education, health & social services3.1%21.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gillham, AR284$37,27932.6%
      Grannis, AR707$35,41736.0%
      Horatio, AR1,079$29,75046.2%
      Lockesburg, AR732$27,50050.3%
      Eagletown, OK582$26,52852.0%
      De Queen, AR6,657$34,32538.0%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      North Patchogue, NY6,656$88,25059.5%
      Hapeville, GA6,658$43,32621.7%
      Windsor, WI6,658$91,21664.9%
      Inniswold, LA6,660$72,34630.8%
      Fircrest, WA6,660$69,27825.2%
      De Queen, AR6,657$34,32538.0%
      Source: The De Queen, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).