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Income/capita 51%
Household income 44%
Unemployment 84%
IndexNormanArkansasNational
Income per capita$14,758$23,401$29,829
Median household income$30,893$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,750$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$25,000$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$30,391$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$16,458$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate0.7%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level32.1%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Norman is 51% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Norman is 44% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Norman is 84% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Norman is 112% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $20,593$30,893$61,786
      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.

      Norman median earnings by income bracket

      Norman employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.7%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.4%5.8%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services2.1%25.0%
      Public administration31.3%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.1%1.9%
      Education, health & social services4.2%67.3%
      Other33.3%5.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Oden, AR229$45,62518%
      Mount Ida, AR1,218$40,44427%
      Kirby, AR904$39,16729%
      Glenwood, AR2,215$31,50543%
      Amity, AR633$28,33349%
      Norman, AR352$30,89344%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Midland, OH352$40,75026%
      Garrison, IA352$50,00010%
      Velarde, NM352$0100%
      Hunter, NY352$24,40556%
      Granton, WI352$41,25025%
      Norman, AR352$30,89344%
      Source: The Norman, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).