Beebe is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 8,106 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Beebe is the 51st largest community in Arkansas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Beebe is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Beebe is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Beebe who work in sales jobs (13.62%), healthcare (8.58%), and management occupations (7.72%).
The citizens of Beebe are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 15.85% of adults in Beebe have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Beebe in 2010 was $20,794, which is upper middle income relative to Arkansas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $83,176 for a family of four. However, Beebe contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Beebe is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Beebe home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Beebe residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Beebe include German, English, Dutch, and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in Beebe is English. Other important languages spoken here include Native American languages and Spanish.