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Income/capita 39%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 81%
IndexKnoxvilleArkansasNational
Income per capita$18,319$23,401$29,829
Median household income$42,857$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,194$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$41,875$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$30,200$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$22,153$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate0.9%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level18.6%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Knoxville is 39% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Knoxville is 23% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Knoxville is 81% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Knoxville is 23% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $28,568$42,857$85,714
      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.

      Knoxville median earnings by income bracket

      Knoxville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry21.8%2.3%
      Manufacturing sector29.6%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services4.5%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services9.5%18.1%
      Public administration5.0%5.6%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities21.2%10.2%
      Education, health & social services5.0%31.1%
      Other2.2%12.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Morrison Bluff, AR50$42,50023%
      Dardanelle, AR4,653$36,46834%
      London, AR935$36,12535%
      Dover, AR1,553$35,89335%
      Russellville, AR29,136$35,56436%
      Knoxville, AR851$42,85723%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cottageville, SC851$46,87515%
      West Bend, IA851$45,50018%
      Battle Lake, MN851$32,84141%
      Vermontville, MI851$47,87513%
      Sonoita, AZ851$73,89734%
      Knoxville, AR851$42,85723%
      Source: The Knoxville, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).