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Income/capita 40%
Household income 40%
Unemployment 12%
IndexMountainburgArkansasNational
Income per capita$17,834$23,401$29,829
Median household income$33,125$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$37,500$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,875$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$33,750$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$16,875$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate4.1%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level19.1%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Mountainburg is 40% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Mountainburg is 40% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Mountainburg is 12% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Mountainburg is 26% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $22,081$33,125$66,250
      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.

      Mountainburg median earnings by income bracket

      Mountainburg employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry8.1%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector27.4%9.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%8.6%
      Wholesale & retail services14.8%16.0%
      Public administration8.1%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities11.1%6.2%
      Education, health & social services5.9%39.5%
      Other24.4%17.3%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Cedarville, AR1,529$50,3339%
      Alma, AR5,599$46,10317%
      Dyer, AR681$43,05622%
      Winslow, AR398$40,25027%
      Van Buren, AR23,155$40,19327%
      Mountainburg, AR614$33,12540%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      LeRoy, KS614$46,66716%
      Lahoma, OK614$58,0005%
      Bull Creek, MO614$23,75057%
      Utica, IN614$50,9178%
      Wampum, PA614$43,19422%
      Mountainburg, AR614$33,12540%
      Source: The Mountainburg, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).