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Income/capita 46%
Household income 48%
Unemployment 130%
IndexStephensArkansasNational
Income per capita$16,032$23,401$29,829
Median household income$28,906$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$37,500$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$15,278$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$25,833$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$17,500$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate10.7%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level29.2%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Stephens is 46% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Stephens is 48% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Stephens is 130% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Stephens is 93% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $19,268$28,906$57,812
      City
      $28,221$42,336$84,672
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      Stephens median earnings by income bracket

      Stephens employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry6.6%1.0%
      Manufacturing sector35.8%3.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%3.8%
      Wholesale & retail services1.3%17.6%
      Public administration4.0%6.2%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities15.2%0.0%
      Education, health & social services12.6%47.6%
      Other24.5%8.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Rosston, AR346$37,50032%
      Magnolia, AR11,651$34,59137%
      Camden, AR11,515$25,58154%
      McNeil, AR415$23,12558%
      Waldo, AR1,411$22,63559%
      Stephens, AR1,017$28,90648%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Reid Hope King, TX1,017$26,04253%
      Arlington, SD1,017$42,40423%
      Valders, WI1,017$42,00024%
      Central City, PA1,017$40,50927%
      Hallock, MN1,018$55,9001%
      Stephens, AR1,017$28,90648%
      Source: The Stephens, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).