Ozark is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 3,590 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Ozark is the 86th largest community in Arkansas.
Unlike some cities, Ozark isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Ozark are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ozark is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Ozark who work in office and administrative support (29.01%), food service (8.68%), and sales jobs (7.73%).
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Ozark has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Ozark has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Ozark than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Ozark may be for you.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.14 minutes getting to work every day.
Ozark 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.
The population of Ozark has one of the lowest overall levels of education in the country: only 5.96% of people over 25 hold a college degree. The national average for all municipalities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Ozark in 2010 was $14,874, which is lower middle income relative to Arkansas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $59,496 for a family of four.
The people who call Ozark home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Ozark residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Ozark include Irish, German, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Ozark is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and African languages.