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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Booneville is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 sales jobs (10.68%), healthcare (8.54%), and office and administrative support (7.90%).
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 18.96 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Booneville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Booneville, just 10.93% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Booneville in 2010 was $17,738, which is middle income relative to Arkansas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $70,952 for a family of four.
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 English, German, Dutch, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Booneville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.