Huntsville is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 2,378 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Huntsville is the 119th largest community in Arkansas.
When you are in Huntsville, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.00% of Huntsville’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Huntsville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Huntsville who work in office and administrative support (13.17%), sales jobs (10.31%), and maintenance occupations (9.57%).
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!) Huntsville 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. Huntsville has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Huntsville than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Huntsville may be for you.
Huntsville is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The citizens of Huntsville have a very low rate of college education: just 8.69% 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 Huntsville in 2010 was $16,086, which is lower middle income relative to Arkansas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $64,344 for a family of four.
The people who call Huntsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Huntsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Huntsville also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.61% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Huntsville include English, German, Dutch, and Dutch West Indian.
The most common language spoken in Huntsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.