Income/capita 21%
Household income 2%
Unemployment 81%
Income per capita$23,663$23,401$29,829
Median household income$56,557$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$64,621$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$44,191$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$37,245$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$29,085$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate0.9%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level10.7%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lowell is 21% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Lowell is 2% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lowell is 81% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lowell is 29% lower than the national average

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      Lowell employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.1%0.5%
      Manufacturing sector20.2%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services2.7%5.0%
      Wholesale & retail services23.7%25.4%
      Public administration5.0%6.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.4%6.8%
      Education, health & social services9.4%22.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Goshen, AR1,601$98,85479%
      Cave Springs, AR2,803$89,23161%
      Bentonville, AR42,499$76,44738%
      Tontitown, AR2,828$75,02736%
      Highfill, AR664$64,44416%
      Lowell, AR8,322$56,5572%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Edgemere, MD8,322$72,02430%
      Calumet Park, IL8,320$46,35116%
      Jefferson City, TN8,324$32,54241%
      Gulf Hills, MS8,326$61,17711%
      Cheviot, OH8,318$41,28925%
      Lowell, AR8,322$56,5572%
      Source: The Lowell, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).