Lowell is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 10,177 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Lowell is the 39th largest community in Arkansas. Lowell has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Lowell, where the median household income is $80,026.00.
Lowell real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Lowell house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Also of interest is that Lowell has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Lowell telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.05% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Lowell 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.
In terms of college education, Lowell is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.55% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Lowell in 2018 was $30,414, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $121,656 for a family of four. However, Lowell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Lowell is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Lowell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Lowell residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Lowell also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 27.25% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Lowell include German, Irish, English, European, and Polish.
The most common language spoken in Lowell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Laotian.