Hensley is a tiny town located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 138 people and just one neighborhood, Hensley is the 283rd largest community in Arkansas.
Real Estate Prices
Hensley real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Hensley house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Hensley is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Hensley is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Hensley who work in office and administrative support (58.88%), healthcare (21.50%) and art, media, and design (0.00%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Hensley is a small town with a large college student population. Because of this, there is a real youthful, hip vibe to the place, and much of the life in the town is centered on the college. This has helped Hensley to buck the trend of other small towns that have suffered declining populations over the past 20 to 30 years. Spending by students, and faculty and staff jobs, are a big part of the local economy.
Overall, Hensley’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
It is a fairly quiet town 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!) Hensley 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. Hensley has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Hensley than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Hensley may be for you.
As is often the case in a small town, Hensley doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.