Income/capita 38%
Household income 25%
Unemployment 9%
IndexSulphur SpringsArkansasNational
Income per capita$41,295$23,401$29,829
Median household income$41,563$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$42,266$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$36,667$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$20,169$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate4.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level13.4%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Sulphur Springs is 38% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Sulphur Springs is 25% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Sulphur Springs is 9% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Sulphur Springs is 11% lower than the national average

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      Sulphur Springs employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.0%8.3%
      Manufacturing sector12.2%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%4.1%
      Wholesale & retail services19.3%6.2%
      Public administration9.6%5.5%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities10.4%12.4%
      Education, health & social services20.7%41.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      White Hall, AR5,243$61,13211%
      Staves, AR166$50,00010%
      Woodlawn, AR192$38,62530%
      Sherrill, AR44$33,75039%
      Pine Bluff, AR45,404$30,94244%
      Sulphur Springs, AR889$41,56325%

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Bennet, NE889$69,10725%
      Franklin Springs, GA889$40,75026%
      Walker Valley, NY889$89,88862%
      Paint, PA889$35,27836%
      Hightsville, NC889$34,92637%
      Sulphur Springs, AR889$41,56325%
      Source: The Sulphur Springs, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).