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
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Hensley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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 place where college students are a big part of the character and culture of the town. Small towns have often struggled with declining populations over the past few decades, but the presence of such a large college student population has helped Hensley to fight this trend. Not only does the college population add spending and jobs to local economy, but it also contributes a very tangible, youthful energy to the town.
The overall crime rate in Hensley is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
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.