Pea Ridge is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 5,117 people and just one neighborhood, Pea Ridge is the 67th largest community in Arkansas.
Real Estate Prices
Pea Ridge real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Pea Ridge house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Pea Ridge is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Pea Ridge is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Pea Ridge who work in office and administrative support (12.66%), business and financial occupations (7.23%) and sales jobs (6.47%).
Pea Ridge is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Pea Ridge, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Also of interest is that Pea Ridge has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
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, Pea Ridge is worth considering.
Pea Ridge 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.