Income/capita 32%
Household income 10%
Unemployment 55%
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Income per capita$20,249$23,401$29,829
Median household income$50,066$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$47,813$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$50,909$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$32,404$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$25,990$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.1%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level7.2%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Higginson is 32% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Higginson is 10% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Higginson is 55% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Higginson is 52% lower than the national average

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      Higginson employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.3%7.1%
      Manufacturing sector21.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%5.2%
      Wholesale & retail services10.7%11.7%
      Public administration8.2%1.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.8%7.1%
      Education, health & social services10.2%46.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Ward, AR4,608$51,5436.8%
      Garner, AR169$44,02820.4%
      McRae, AR825$43,00022.3%
      Beebe, AR7,952$42,73722.7%
      Searcy, AR23,969$39,31328.9%
      Higginson, AR689$50,0669.5%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Green Valley, IL689$51,1767.5%
      Camden, NC689$40,08127.5%
      Caroleen, NC689$35,21436.3%
      Bird-in-Hand, PA689$42,22523.7%
      Roy, WA689$50,8938.0%
      Higginson, AR689$50,0669.5%
      Source: The Higginson, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).