Black Rock is a tiny city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 635 people and just one neighborhood, Black Rock is the 214th largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Black Rock, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.00% of Black Rock’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Black Rock is a city of service providers, transportation and shipping workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Black Rock who work in personal care services (8.84%), sales jobs (7.91%) and food service (6.98%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Black Rock’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
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!) Black Rock 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. Black Rock has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Black Rock than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Black Rock may be for you.
As is often the case in a small city, Black Rock doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.