County buoys state income rankings

Posted: November 28, 2017 at 2 a.m.

Arkansas' ranking in per capita personal income has been from 41st to 43rd over the past five years, up significantly from 48th or 49th where it has languished for decades, primarily driven by Benton County, according to recent data from the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

This story is only available from our archives.