Bentonville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 44,499 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Bentonville is the tenth largest community in Arkansas.
Bentonville real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Bentonville house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Bentonville is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.81% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bentonville is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bentonville who work in sales jobs (14.62%), office and administrative support (13.93%), and management occupations (12.83%).
Also of interest is that Bentonville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
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 18.30 minutes getting to work every day.
Bentonville is one of the most well-educated cities in the nation. 45.45% of adults in Bentonville have at least a bachelor's degree. Compare that to the average community in America, which has just 21.84% with a bachelor's degree or higher.
The per capita income in Bentonville in 2010 was $35,030, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $140,120 for a family of four. However, Bentonville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bentonville is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bentonville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bentonville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Bentonville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.41% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bentonville include English, Irish, Dutch, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Bentonville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.