Mountain Home, AR


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Living in Mountain Home

Mountain Home is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 12,330 people and seven constituent neighborhoods, Mountain Home is the 31st largest community in Arkansas.

Unlike some cities, Mountain Home isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Mountain Home are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Mountain Home is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Mountain Home who work in sales jobs (15.60%), office and administrative support (10.72%), and management occupations (9.75%).

One of the benefits of Mountain Home is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.81 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

As is often the case in a small city, Mountain Home doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

In terms of college education, Mountain Home is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 19.88% of adults 25 and older in Mountain Home have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Mountain Home in 2010 was $23,520, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $94,080 for a family of four.

The people who call Mountain Home home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mountain Home residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Mountain Home include Irish, English, Italian, and French .

The most common language spoken in Mountain Home is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Serbo-Croatian.