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Income/capita 43%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 10%
IndexFordyceArkansasNational
Income per capita$17,075$23,401$29,829
Median household income$33,026$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,389$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,776$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$28,945$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$20,503$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate4.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level13.2%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fordyce is 43% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Fordyce is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fordyce is 10% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fordyce is 12% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $22,015$33,026$66,052
      City
      $28,221$42,336$84,672
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Fordyce median earnings by income bracket

      Fordyce employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector38.5%9.0%
      Financial & insurance services2.4%7.4%
      Wholesale & retail services11.3%8.7%
      Public administration5.4%18.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities5.3%2.6%
      Education, health & social services3.2%39.0%
      Other31.0%16.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      New Edinburg, AR469$83,40051%
      Staves, AR166$50,00010%
      Thornton, AR641$38,57130%
      Kingsland, AR410$26,25053%
      Tinsman, AR44$23,75057%
      Fordyce, AR4,096$33,02640%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ellenville, NY4,097$44,73219%
      Guerneville, CA4,095$46,91215%
      Spring Valley Village, TX4,098$173,966214%
      Oakwood, GA4,098$41,73325%
      Skippack, PA4,098$109,30698%
      Fordyce, AR4,096$33,02640%
      Source: The Fordyce, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).