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  ECONOMY OVERVIEW
  

The unemployment rate in Arkansas, Arkansas, is 4.20%, with job growth of 2.96%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 41.72%.

Arkansas, Arkansas Taxes
Arkansas, Arkansas,sales tax rate is 9.50%. Income tax is 7.00%.

Arkansas, Arkansas Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $22,595, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $41,264.

  ECONOMYArkansas, ArkansasUnited States
  Unemployment Rate  4.20%5.20%
  Recent Job Growth  2.96%1.59%
  Future Job Growth  41.72%37.98%
  Sales Taxes  9.50%6.00%
  Income Taxes  7.00%4.60%
  Income per Cap.  $22,595$28,555
  Household Income  $41,264$53,482
  Family Median Income  $51,464$65,443
  ESTIMATED HOUSEHOLDS BY HOUSEHOLD INCOME
  Income Less Than 15K  16.66%12.55%
  Income between 15K and 20K  7.10%5.36%
  Income between 20K and 30K  13.13%10.42%
  Income between 30K and 40K  11.70%9.80%
  Income between 40K and 50K  9.79%8.80%
  Income between 50K and 60K  8.24%7.90%
  Income between 60K and 75K  9.23%9.93%
  Income between 75K and 100K  10.05%12.16%
  Income between 100K and 150K  9.06%13.01%
  Income between 150K and 200K  2.80%5.04%
  Income greater than 200K  2.23%5.03%
  POPULATION BY OCCUPATION
  Management, business, finance  12.14%14.54%
  Engineering, computers, science  3.27%5.34%
  Community, social services  1.74%1.67%
  Legal  0.72%1.16%
  Education, library  6.42%6.13%
  Arts, design, media, sports, entertainment  1.14%1.91%
  Healthcare practitioners and technology  6.20%5.67%
  Healthcare support  2.58%2.51%
  Firefighters, law enforcement  1.93%2.23%
  Food preparation, serving  5.65%5.76%
  Building maintenance  4.02%4.01%
  Personal care  3.10%3.65%
  Sales, office, administrative support  24.00%24.36%
  Farming, fishing, forestry  1.26%0.73%
  Construction, extraction, maintenance/repair  9.47%8.24%
  Production, transportation, material moving  16.35%12.09%

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