North Little Rock, AR


North Little Rock profile

Living in North Little Rock

North Little Rock is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 66,278 people and 20 constituent neighborhoods, North Little Rock is the sixth largest community in Arkansas.

Unlike some cities, North Little Rock isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in North Little Rock are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, North Little Rock is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Little Rock who work in office and administrative support (14.24%), sales jobs (9.94%), and management occupations (9.74%).

North Little Rock has a lot of people who ride the bus to and from work. In fact, for its size, North Little Rock has quite a high level of public transit users. North Little Rock’s need for inexpensive transportation options for its citizens is quite high.

In terms of college education, North Little Rock is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.46% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in North Little Rock in 2010 was $23,301, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $93,204 for a family of four. However, North Little Rock contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

North Little Rock is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call North Little Rock home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Little Rock residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in North Little Rock include Irish, English, European, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in North Little Rock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.