Income/capita 35%
Household income 23%
Unemployment 3%
Income per capita$19,394$23,401$29,829
Median household income$42,336$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$51,071$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,864$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$32,750$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$21,346$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate4.8%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level9.3%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Pottsville is 35% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Pottsville is 23% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Pottsville is 3% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Pottsville is 38% lower than the national average

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      Pottsville employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry9.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector21.4%6.1%
      Financial & insurance services2.3%0.7%
      Wholesale & retail services16.5%8.9%
      Public administration8.9%2.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities9.0%2.1%
      Education, health & social services9.6%43.5%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Casa, AR207$46,56316%
      Atkins, AR3,038$39,26029%
      Dardanelle, AR4,653$36,46834%
      London, AR935$36,12535%
      Dover, AR1,553$35,89335%
      Pottsville, AR3,017$42,33623%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Balcones Heights, TX3,017$30,96244%
      Calais, ME3,018$32,88541%
      Bushnell, FL3,016$29,67446%
      Mono Vista, CA3,018$56,5032%
      Springfield, KY3,016$31,69143%
      Pottsville, AR3,017$42,33623%
      Source: The Pottsville, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).