Chidester is a tiny city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 276 people and just one neighborhood, Chidester is the 268th largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Chidester, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 39.51% of Chidester’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Chidester is a city of service providers, managers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chidester who work in management occupations (19.75%), food service (8.64%) and law enforcement and fire fighting (8.64%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Chidester’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Chidester has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Chidester a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small city, Chidester does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.