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Income/capita 51%
Household income 55%
Unemployment 137%
IndexFoukeArkansasNational
Income per capita$14,474$23,401$29,829
Median household income$24,667$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$30,536$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$19,196$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$28,542$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$16,477$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate11.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level33.3%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Fouke is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Fouke is 55% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Fouke is 137% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Fouke is 120% higher than the national average

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      $16,443$24,667$49,334
      City
      $28,221$42,336$84,672
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Fouke median earnings by income bracket

      Fouke employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector30.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.7%4.5%
      Wholesale & retail services12.1%25.8%
      Public administration1.3%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities8.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services9.4%23.2%
      Other28.9%34.8%

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      Nash, TX3,156$40,08528%
      Texarkana, TX37,389$39,02629%
      Texarkana, AR30,155$37,65932%
      Wake Village, TX5,481$36,70134%
      Bloomburg, TX368$33,25040%
      Fouke, AR905$24,66755%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Lemannville, LA905$26,57152%
      Bentleyville, OH905$173,250213%
      Carrizozo, NM905$21,65061%
      Lake Park, GA905$40,93826%
      Rushville, NE905$34,06338%
      Fouke, AR905$24,66755%
      Source: The Fouke, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).