Perryville is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 1,439 people and just one neighborhood, Perryville is the 163rd largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Perryville isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Perryville are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Perryville is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Perryville who work in office and administrative support (15.35%), teaching (9.06%) and healthcare suport services (7.60%).
A relatively large number of people in Perryville telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 9.87% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
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, Perryville is worth considering.
Being a small city, Perryville does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.