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Income/capita 54%
Household income 64%
Unemployment 53%
IndexSummitArkansasNational
Income per capita$13,707$23,401$29,829
Median household income$19,808$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$22,237$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$17,292$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$21,136$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$18,036$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate2.2%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level38.1%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Summit is 54% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Summit is 64% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Summit is 53% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Summit is 152% higher than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $13,204$19,808$39,616
      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.

      Summit median earnings by income bracket

      Summit employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.8%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector19.3%0.0%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.3%
      Wholesale & retail services25.0%7.6%
      Public administration10.2%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities1.1%0.0%
      Education, health & social services14.8%27.8%
      Other10.2%31.6%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Midway town, AR380$51,6077%
      Western Grove, AR466$43,75021%
      Lakeview, AR774$39,79228%
      Gassville, AR2,422$39,09729%
      Bull Shoals, AR2,311$36,20035%
      Summit, AR430$19,80864%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Buxton, ND430$83,75051%
      Smithton, PA430$47,81314%
      Tabernash, CO430$107,76395%
      Winside, NE430$62,50013%
      West Decatur, PA430$32,33042%
      Summit, AR430$19,80864%
      Source: The Summit, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).