Income/capita 29%
Household income 21%
Unemployment 23%
IndexWestern GroveArkansasNational
Income per capita$21,224$23,401$29,829
Median household income$43,750$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$49,688$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$0$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$30,221$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$27,083$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate3.6%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level13.9%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Western Grove is 29% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Western Grove is 21% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Western Grove is 23% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Western Grove is 8% lower than the national average

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      Western Grove employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry17.6%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector25.5%5.9%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.0%
      Wholesale & retail services22.5%7.8%
      Public administration7.8%0.0%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities4.9%8.8%
      Education, health & social services8.8%55.9%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

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

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      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Thompson, IA466$42,40423%
      Rudolph, WI466$53,8643%
      Inchelium, WA466$24,53156%
      Franklin, IL466$56,0421%
      Woodson, AR466$31,25044%
      Western Grove, AR466$43,75021%
      Source: The Western Grove, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).