Income/capita 58%
Household income 56%
Unemployment 147%
Income per capita$12,612$23,401$29,829
Median household income$24,079$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$25,500$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,833$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$24,750$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$17,833$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate11.5%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level32.8%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Montrose is 58% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Montrose is 56% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Montrose is 147% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Montrose is 117% higher than the national average

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      Montrose employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry0.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector2.7%33.3%
      Financial & insurance services2.7%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services13.5%11.1%
      Public administration37.8%7.4%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%18.5%
      Education, health & social services0.0%59.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Jerome, AR55$74,37534%
      Portland, AR434$35,69435%
      Lake Village, AR2,674$33,46240%
      Eudora, AR1,867$19,32465%
      Parkdale, AR165$18,21467%
      Montrose, AR275$24,07956%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gary, MN275$64,37516%
      Between, GA275$63,90616%
      Goose Lake, IA275$61,25011%
      City of Creede, CO275$39,50029%
      Modale, IA275$34,58337%
      Montrose, AR275$24,07956%
      Source: The Montrose, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).