Income/capita 41%
Household income 37%
Unemployment 86%
Income per capita$17,490$23,401$29,829
Median household income$35,123$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$43,750$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$28,717$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$30,104$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$16,890$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate0.6%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level19.9%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Southside is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Southside is 37% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Southside is 86% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Southside is 32% higher than the national average

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      Southside median earnings by income bracket

      Southside employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry5.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector21.6%0.7%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.6%15.5%
      Public administration9.4%13.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities13.0%2.5%
      Education, health & social services25.9%38.1%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Moorefield, AR188$54,3752%
      Batesville, AR10,579$42,14324%
      Newark, AR1,276$36,25034%
      Pleasant Plains, AR277$35,31336%
      Oil Trough, AR222$35,00037%
      Southside, AR2,519$35,12337%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Amherst, VA2,519$50,7038%
      Cordes Lakes, AZ2,519$30,22845%
      Amboy, IL2,519$43,15522%
      Covington, IN2,519$50,02410%
      Montpelier, ID2,519$36,78034%
      Southside, AR2,519$35,12337%
      Source: The Southside, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).