Income/capita 15%
Household income 3%
Unemployment 38%
Income per capita$25,266$23,401$29,829
Median household income$57,150$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$76,424$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$30,532$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$43,906$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$25,385$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.9%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level10.8%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Greenwood is 15% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Greenwood is 3% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Greenwood is 38% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Greenwood is 28% lower than the national average

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      Greenwood employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector30.9%0.5%
      Financial & insurance services0.6%7.7%
      Wholesale & retail services10.9%7.1%
      Public administration5.9%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities12.5%5.1%
      Education, health & social services13.3%48.0%

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      Barling, AR4,747$43,36222%
      Mansfield, AR1,439$41,54825%
      Greenwood, AR9,296$57,1503%

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      Rockingham, NC9,289$31,69843%
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      Greenwood, AR9,296$57,1503%
      Source: The Greenwood, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).