Paris is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 3,443 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Paris is the 89th largest community in Arkansas.
Paris is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Paris is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Paris who work in office and administrative support (13.25%), management occupations (12.15%), and healthcare (10.55%).
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, Paris is worth considering.
Being a small city, Paris does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In Paris, just 10.96% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Paris in 2010 was $18,106, which is middle income relative to Arkansas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $72,424 for a family of four.
The people who call Paris home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Paris residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Paris include Irish, English, Dutch, and French .
The most common language spoken in Paris is English. Other important languages spoken here include Miao/Hmong and Chinese.