Income/capita 41%
Household income 21%
Unemployment 47%
IndexSt. JoeArkansasNational
Income per capita$17,639$23,401$29,829
Median household income$43,438$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$33,594$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$26,563$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$0$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.5%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level25.7%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in St. Joe is 41% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in St. Joe is 21% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in St. Joe is 47% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in St. Joe is 70% higher than the national average

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      St. Joe employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry24.4%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector51.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services7.3%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services0.0%0.0%
      Public administration0.0%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities0.0%7.7%
      Education, health & social services7.3%57.7%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Valley Springs, AR224$45,53618%
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      Everton, AR157$33,54239%
      Bellefonte, AR499$33,00040%
      Marshall, AR1,659$31,25044%
      St. Joe, AR148$43,43821%

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      St. Joe, AR148$43,43821%
      Source: The St. Joe, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).