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Income/capita 22%
Household income 28%
Unemployment 6%
IndexNorth Little RockArkansasNational
Income per capita$23,301$23,401$29,829
Median household income$39,723$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$56,254$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$26,935$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$30,990$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$26,877$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate4.9%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level26.6%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in North Little Rock is 22% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in North Little Rock is 28% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in North Little Rock is 6% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in North Little Rock is 76% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $26,479$39,723$79,446
      City
      $28,221$42,336$84,672
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      North Little Rock median earnings by income bracket

      North Little Rock employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.3%1.2%
      Manufacturing sector10.2%0.2%
      Financial & insurance services5.0%5.5%
      Wholesale & retail services13.9%12.5%
      Public administration5.6%5.7%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.6%2.7%
      Education, health & social services14.6%41.3%
      Other29.1%25.3%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Maumelle, AR17,795$78,77942%
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      Cammack Village, AR969$63,61115%
      Bryant, AR19,529$62,30213%
      Sherwood, AR30,251$59,3307%
      North Little Rock, AR66,042$39,72328%

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      Gaithersburg, MD66,104$83,72451%
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      Eagan, MN65,874$82,85550%
      Bayonne, NJ65,772$54,8621%
      North Little Rock, AR66,042$39,72328%
      Source: The North Little Rock, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).