Income/capita 36%
Household income 22%
Unemployment 46%
Income per capita$18,985$23,401$29,829
Median household income$43,000$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$55,735$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$16,667$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$30,774$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$18,636$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level17.5%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in McRae is 36% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in McRae is 22% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in McRae is 46% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in McRae is 16% higher than the national average

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      McRae employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.3%5.5%
      Manufacturing sector18.4%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%6.2%
      Wholesale & retail services16.8%31.0%
      Public administration1.6%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.9%0.0%
      Education, health & social services9.2%26.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Austin, AR3,108$72,18830%
      Rose Bud, AR713$59,5008%
      Cabot, AR25,407$58,7116%
      Ward, AR4,608$51,5437%
      Higginson, AR689$50,06610%
      McRae, AR825$43,00022%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Weleetka, OK825$25,31354%
      Whitecone, AZ825$14,79273%
      North Bend, OH825$65,41718%
      Camptown, VA825$23,40958%
      Wheelwright, KY825$21,04262%
      McRae, AR825$43,00022%
      Source: The McRae, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).