Mabelvale is a somewhat small town located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 8,849 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mabelvale is the 46th largest community in Arkansas.
Unlike some towns, Mabelvale isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mabelvale are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mabelvale is a town of sales and office workers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Mabelvale who work in office and administrative support (11.44%), healthcare (10.76%), and sales jobs (10.30%).
Also of interest is that Mabelvale has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Mabelvale is worth considering.
The education level of Mabelvale citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.43% of adults 25 and older in Mabelvale have a college degree.
The per capita income in Mabelvale in 2018 was $25,069, which is upper middle income relative to Arkansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $100,276 for a family of four. However, Mabelvale contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mabelvale is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Mabelvale home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mabelvale residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Mabelvale also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.72% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Mabelvale include Irish, English, German, French, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Mabelvale is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Laotian.