Income/capita 39%
Household income 47%
Unemployment 17%
IndexDiamond CityArkansasNational
Income per capita$18,144$23,401$29,829
Median household income$29,327$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,380$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$21,023$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$26,250$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$13,125$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level20.6%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Diamond City is 39% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Diamond City is 47% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Diamond City is 17% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Diamond City is 37% higher than the national average

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      Diamond City employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector24.8%1.8%
      Financial & insurance services1.7%3.5%
      Wholesale & retail services17.4%17.5%
      Public administration3.3%8.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities14.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services5.0%34.2%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bergman, AR463$41,12126%
      Harrison, AR13,168$35,42336%
      Kirbyville, MO250$31,87542%
      South Lead Hill, AR123$31,25044%
      Kissee Mills, MO982$30,33345%
      Diamond City, AR940$29,32747%

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      Millville, PA940$50,3139%
      New Washington, OH940$49,06311%
      Galatia, IL940$28,30949%
      Fairacres, NM940$0100%
      Pine Hill, AL940$24,84855%
      Diamond City, AR940$29,32747%
      Source: The Diamond City, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).