Income/capita 58%
Household income 69%
Unemployment 19%
Income per capita$12,577$23,401$29,829
Median household income$17,163$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$29,583$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$12,841$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$14,167$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$12,115$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate3.8%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level48.2%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Leslie is 58% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Leslie is 69% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Leslie is 19% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Leslie is 219% higher than the national average

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      Leslie employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector2.5%5.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%7.6%
      Wholesale & retail services30.9%12.6%
      Public administration4.9%6.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities21.0%0.0%
      Education, health & social services8.6%23.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      St. Joe, AR148$43,43821%
      Marshall, AR1,659$31,25044%
      Big Flat, AR43$30,41745%
      Shirley, AR369$28,12549%
      Dennard, AR397$17,35569%
      Leslie, AR519$17,16369%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Clifton, KS519$52,7085%
      Florence, MT519$51,9446%
      Beech Mountain, NC519$67,75022%
      Hayden, AZ519$36,09435%
      Hecker, IL519$55,3130%
      Leslie, AR519$17,16369%
      Source: The Leslie, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).