Augusta is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 2,105 people and just one neighborhood, Augusta is the 133rd largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Augusta is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.55% of the Augusta workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Augusta is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Augusta who work in sales jobs (14.91%), healthcare suport services (10.97%) and office and administrative support (7.88%).
Also of interest is that Augusta has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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, Augusta has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Augusta a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 19.17 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Augusta doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.