Booneville is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 3,888 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Booneville is the 82nd largest community in Arkansas.
Booneville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Booneville is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Booneville who work in maintenance occupations (10.04%), office and administrative support (9.82%), and sales jobs (8.54%).
As is often the case in a small city, Booneville doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of people in Booneville with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 11.20% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Booneville in 2010 was $17,327, which is middle income relative to Arkansas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $69,308 for a family of four. However, Booneville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well. Booneville also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 33.08% of its population below the federal poverty line.
The people who call Booneville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Booneville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Booneville include German, English, Polish, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Booneville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.