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%).
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!) Hampton 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. Hampton has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hampton than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hampton may be for you.
Being a small city, Hampton does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Hampton, just 9.58% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
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.