Income/capita 58%
Household income 57%
Unemployment 2%
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Income per capita$12,435$23,401$29,829
Median household income$23,672$42,336$55,322
Median income owner occupied$34,276$53,342$70,586
Median income renter occupied$16,477$26,724$35,192
Median earnings male$21,714$31,526$36,919
Median earnings female$11,250$22,388$26,250
Unemployment rate4.6%4.0%4.7%
Poverty level38.4%18.8%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Wickes is 58% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in Wickes is 57% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Wickes is 2% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Wickes is 154% higher than the national average

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      Wickes employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry31.0%0.0%
      Manufacturing sector29.4%10.2%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%0.0%
      Wholesale & retail services6.4%24.4%
      Public administration0.0%1.1%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.0%1.7%
      Education, health & social services10.7%35.8%

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      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Gillham, AR284$37,27932.6%
      Cove, AR389$36,84833.4%
      Grannis, AR707$35,41736.0%
      Vandervoort, AR89$21,25061.6%
      Hatfield, AR396$20,51562.9%
      Wickes, AR895$23,67257.2%

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Blacklake, CA895$71,02928.4%
      Penryn, CA895$80,35745.3%
      Ivey, GA895$36,05334.8%
      Dunkerton, IA895$55,6250.5%
      Orangeville, IL895$44,09720.3%
      Wickes, AR895$23,67257.2%
      Source: The Wickes, AR employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).