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Arkansans' Pockets See Modest Growth

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Average state personal income in the U.S. grew 2.6 percent in 2013, a decline from the 4.2 percent of 2012, according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

In Arkansas, personal income increased 2.2 percent in 2013, to $36,086 per capita leading to the state ranking 35th in growth last year, though its per capita personal income placed it at 46 among the states.

This comes shortly after eight billionaires with Arkansas ties made Forbes list of the world's 1,645 billion- aires, including Johnelle Hunt, widow of trucking company founder J.B. Hunt of Lowell; six members of the Walton family and Warren Stephens, the Little Rock financier.

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Arkansas Trucking Association
PO Box 3476 (72203)
1401 West Capitol Ave.
Suite 185
Little Rock, AR 72201

(501) 372-3462 | Phone
(501) 376-1810 | Fax

Our Mission

  • PROTECT the collective interests of trucking companies in the political and regulatory arenas.
  • PROMOTE the dynamics of trucking so that people have a better understanding of the link between America's primary freight delivery system and the standard of living they enjoy.
  • SERVE our members to help them to grow their business and their profits
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