Bald Knob is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 2,908 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Bald Knob is the 101st largest community in Arkansas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Bald Knob is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Bald Knob is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bald Knob who work in sales jobs (15.88%), office and administrative support (12.29%), and teaching (5.99%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Bald Knob has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Bald Knob has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Bald Knob than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Bald Knob may be for you.
The citizens of Bald Knob are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 13.80% of adults in Bald Knob have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Bald Knob in 2010 was $17,104, which is lower middle income relative to Arkansas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,416 for a family of four.
The people who call Bald Knob home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bald Knob residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Bald Knob include German, English, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Bald Knob is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.