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.
Unlike some cities, Booneville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Booneville are a mix of both white- and blue-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%).
Being a small city, Booneville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The rate of college-level education in Booneville is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 11.20% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an 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.