Corning is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 3,162 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Corning is the 91st largest community in Arkansas.
Unlike some cities, Corning isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Corning are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Corning is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Corning who work in office and administrative support (11.35%), sales jobs (10.85%), and food service (8.21%).
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, Corning has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Corning a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small city, Corning does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The percentage of people in Corning with college degrees is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%: just 10.21% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Corning in 2010 was $18,614, which is middle income relative to Arkansas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $74,456 for a family of four.
The people who call Corning home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Corning residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Corning include German, English, French , and Greek.
The most common language spoken in Corning is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and Spanish.