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Income/capita 40%
Household income 57%
Unemployment 33%
IndexStrongArkansasNational
Income per capita$18,002$23,401$29,829
Median household income$23,750$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$31,442$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$12,109$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$0$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$23,194$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level17.5%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Strong is 40% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Strong is 57% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Strong is 33% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Strong is 16% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $15,831$23,750$47,500
      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.

      Strong median earnings by income bracket

      Strong employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry16.2%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector20.6%14.1%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.8%17.9%
      Public administration0.0%10.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities22.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services7.4%21.8%
      Other25.0%7.7%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Spearsville, LA136$39,37529%
      Huttig, AR456$33,59439%
      Marion, LA985$31,64543%
      Felsenthal, AR64$30,00046%
      Strong, AR418$23,75057%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Tiger, GA418$22,67959%
      Speculator, NY418$67,25022%
      Colton, WA418$58,7506%
      Pueblo Pintado, NM418$46,25016%
      Pitsburg, OH418$57,3214%
      Strong, AR418$23,75057%
      Source: The Strong, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).