Centerton is a medium-sized city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 21,525 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Centerton is the 25th largest community in Arkansas. Centerton has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Centerton, where the median household income is $90,793.00.
Centerton real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Centerton house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Also of interest is that Centerton has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 14.80% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Centerton is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Centerton a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Centerton has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Centerton’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Centerton is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Centerton are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.44% of adults in Centerton have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in Centerton in 2018 was $42,785, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $171,140 for a family of four. However, Centerton contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Centerton is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Centerton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Centerton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Centerton include German, English, Irish, Acadian/Cajun, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Centerton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.