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Income/capita 38%
Household income 18%
Unemployment 27%
IndexValley SpringsArkansasNational
Income per capita$18,486$23,401$29,829
Median household income$45,536$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,167$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$35,833$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$21,750$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate5.9%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level12.1%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Valley Springs is 38% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Valley Springs is 18% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Valley Springs is 27% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in Valley Springs is 20% lower than the national average

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      $Input your household income
      $30,354$45,536$91,072
      City
      $28,221$42,336$84,672
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Valley Springs median earnings by income bracket

      Valley Springs employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry2.3%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector9.1%9.6%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%9.6%
      Wholesale & retail services4.5%1.9%
      Public administration0.0%1.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities47.7%3.8%
      Education, health & social services2.3%28.8%
      Other31.8%40.4%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Western Grove, AR466$43,75021%
      St. Joe, AR148$43,43821%
      Bergman, AR463$41,12126%
      Harrison, AR13,168$35,42336%
      Everton, AR157$33,54239%
      Valley Springs, AR224$45,53618%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Fulton, OH224$43,75021%
      Winstonville, MS224$23,43858%
      Greenbush, VA224$0100%
      Mobile City, TX224$28,63648%
      Prospect Park CDP, PA224$43,23922%
      Valley Springs, AR224$45,53618%
      Source: The Valley Springs, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).