Income/capita 38%
Household income 26%
Unemployment 29%
Income per capita$18,558$23,401$29,829
Median household income$40,766$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$52,426$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$29,167$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$25,577$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$23,458$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate6.0%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level14.3%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Perryville is 38% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Perryville is 26% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Perryville is 29% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Perryville is 6% lower than the national average

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      Perryville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry30.3%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.6%3.0%
      Financial & insurance services3.5%3.0%
      Wholesale & retail services9.6%20.3%
      Public administration1.9%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.5%0.0%
      Education, health & social services14.3%46.0%

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      Menifee, AR247$54,3752%
      Houston, AR311$48,12513%
      Casa, AR207$46,56316%
      Oppelo, AR742$43,95821%
      Bigelow, AR377$41,25025%
      Perryville, AR1,616$40,76626%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Dayton, IN1,616$51,8636%
      Lewisport, KY1,617$40,00028%
      Brownsville, OR1,615$47,91713%
      Slater, IA1,617$69,45726%
      Smith Center, KS1,615$35,69035%
      Perryville, AR1,616$40,76626%
      Source: The Perryville, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).