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.
North Little Rock is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-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%).
Many people in North Little Rock take advantage of public transportation to get around. In fact, for the size of the city, the number of people who use the bus to commute to work is quite high. This helps to fill a need among North Little Rock citizens for affordable transportation.
The percentage of people in North Little Rock who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 26.46% of adults in North Little Rock 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.