Ash Flat is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 1,064 people and just one neighborhood, Ash Flat is the 182nd largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ash Flat is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ash Flat is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ash Flat who work in food service (16.76%), office and administrative support (16.48%) and management occupations (7.69%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Ash Flat has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Ash Flat a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One of the benefits of Ash Flat is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 16.81 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Being a small city, Ash Flat does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.