Hampton is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 1,281 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Hampton is the 172nd largest community in Arkansas.
When you are in Hampton, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 42.97% of Hampton’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Hampton is a city of production and manufacturing workers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hampton who work in management occupations (10.60%), sales jobs (9.83%), and healthcare (5.01%).
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, Hampton has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Hampton a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Being a small city, Hampton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Hampton have a very low rate of college education: just 9.58% of people over 25 have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, compared to a national average of 21.84% for all cities.
The per capita income in Hampton in 2010 was $19,922, which is upper middle income relative to Arkansas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $79,688 for a family of four.
Hampton is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Hampton home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Hampton residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Hampton include Irish, German, Dutch, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Hampton is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.