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Income/capita 39%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 124%
IndexOak GroveArkansasNational
Income per capita$18,288$23,401$29,829
Median household income$34,773$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,125$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$23,750$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$26,000$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$20,000$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate10.4%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level25.9%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Oak Grove is 39% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Oak Grove is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Oak Grove is 124% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Oak Grove is 72% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $23,179$34,773$69,546
      City
      $28,221$42,336$84,672
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Oak Grove median earnings by income bracket

      Oak Grove employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry10.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector32.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.4%
      Wholesale & retail services14.6%11.6%
      Public administration4.2%5.8%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities17.7%0.0%
      Education, health & social services0.0%26.1%
      Other20.8%18.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Indian Point, MO544$47,70814%
      Kimberling City, MO2,604$45,72917%
      Shell Knob, MO1,342$40,19227%
      Branson, MO11,158$38,88030%
      Green Forest, AR2,774$38,12531%
      Oak Grove, AR459$34,77337%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Protection, KS459$36,66734%
      Maunaloa, HI459$23,00058%
      Sun River Terrace, IL459$24,28656%
      Canjilon, NM459$40,36527%
      Austinburg, OH459$19,35065%
      Oak Grove, AR459$34,77337%
      Source: The Oak Grove, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).