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Income/capita 22%
Household income 34%
Unemployment 100%
IndexJeromeArkansasNational
Income per capita$23,391$23,401$29,829
Median household income$74,375$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$83,125$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$43,750$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$59,167$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate0.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level20.0%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Jerome is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Jerome is 34% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Jerome is 100% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Jerome is 32% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $49,578$74,375$148,750
      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.

      Jerome median earnings by income bracket

      Jerome employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector30.8%33.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services15.4%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services23.1%83.3%
      Other30.8%16.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Portland, AR434$35,69435%
      Lake Village, AR2,674$33,46240%
      Montrose, AR275$24,07956%
      Dermott, AR2,757$22,07760%
      Jerome, AR55$74,37534%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Evergreen, TX55$0100%
      Santa Cruz, TX55$0100%
      Branson, CO55$36,25034%
      Manning, ND55$64,64317%
      Timken, KS55$28,12549%
      Jerome, AR55$74,37534%
      Source: The Jerome, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).