Income/capita 13%
Household income 3%
Unemployment 52%
Income per capita$25,825$23,401$29,829
Median household income$53,750$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$56,250$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$0$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$12,500$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level8.1%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Higden is 13% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Higden is 3% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Higden is 52% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Higden is 46% lower than the national average

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      Higden employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry25.9%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector0.0%15.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services7.4%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%10.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services22.2%73.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tumbling Shoals, AR1,000$55,9721%
      Damascus, AR455$52,5005%
      Heber Springs, AR7,169$42,80123%
      Quitman, AR823$41,07126%
      Greers Ferry, AR926$38,15231%
      Higden, AR111$53,7503%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Brooklyn Heights, MO111$38,75030%
      Rutland, IA111$40,25027%
      Movico, AL111$67,67922%
      Volant, PA111$50,8338%
      Oto, IA111$36,87533%
      Higden, AR111$53,7503%
      Source: The Higden, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).