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Income/capita 4%
Household income 1%
Unemployment 63%
IndexGarfieldArkansasNational
Income per capita$28,678$23,401$29,829
Median household income$56,111$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,844$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$37,750$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$35,313$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$28,462$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate1.7%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level12.8%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Garfield is 4% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Garfield is 1% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Garfield is 63% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Garfield is 16% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $37,403$56,111$112,222
      City
      $28,221$42,336$84,672
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Garfield median earnings by income bracket

      Garfield employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry18.1%2.4%
      Manufacturing sector31.4%1.6%
      Financial & insurance services1.9%2.4%
      Wholesale & retail services14.3%36.3%
      Public administration1.9%2.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.9%1.6%
      Education, health & social services3.8%28.2%
      Other25.7%22.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cave Springs, AR2,803$89,23161%
      Bentonville, AR42,499$76,44738%
      Lost Bridge Village, AR491$64,37516%
      Beaver, AR105$57,6794%
      Lowell, AR8,322$56,5572%
      Garfield, AR500$56,1111%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tees Toh, AZ500$25,93853%
      Towner, ND500$43,12522%
      Laurel Run, PA500$45,00019%
      West Wildwood, NJ500$47,41114%
      Kenefick, TX500$46,45816%
      Garfield, AR500$56,1111%
      Source: The Garfield, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).