Cherry Valley is a tiny city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 615 people and just one neighborhood, Cherry Valley is the 215th largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Cherry Valley, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 36.61% of Cherry Valley’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Cherry Valley is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cherry Valley who work in sales jobs (11.90%), management occupations (11.90%) and teaching (6.55%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 8.86% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Cherry Valley is worth considering.
One downside of living in Cherry Valley is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Cherry Valley, the average commute to work is 34.64 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small city, Cherry Valley does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.