Dierks is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 1,108 people and just one neighborhood, Dierks is the 179th largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Dierks is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 50.94% of the Dierks workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Dierks is a city of construction workers and builders, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dierks who work in teaching (10.80%), sales jobs (10.09%) and maintenance occupations (6.57%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Dierks has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Dierks has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Dierks than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Dierks may be for you.