Mayflower is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 2,471 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Mayflower is the 129th largest community in Arkansas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Mayflower is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mayflower is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mayflower who work in office and administrative support (14.43%), sales jobs (14.43%), and healthcare (8.21%).
Residents will find that the city 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, Mayflower is worth considering.
Mayflower 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, the citizens of Mayflower rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.62% of adults 25 and older in Mayflower have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Mayflower in 2010 was $27,646, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $110,584 for a family of four. However, Mayflower contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Mayflower is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mayflower home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mayflower residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Mayflower include Irish, English, German, European, and French.
The most common language spoken in Mayflower is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.