Marianna is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 3,766 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Marianna is the 80th largest community in Arkansas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Marianna is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Marianna is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Marianna who work in office and administrative support (18.34%), healthcare suport services (11.51%), and sales jobs (10.86%).
Being a small city, Marianna does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The citizens of Marianna have a very low rate of college education: just 7.35% 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 Marianna in 2010 was $12,919, which is low income relative to Arkansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $51,676 for a family of four. Marianna also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 40.52% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Marianna is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Marianna home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Marianna residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Marianna include German, English, Dutch, and European.
The most common language spoken in Marianna is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.