Pine Bluff is a medium-sized city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 43,841 people and 19 constituent neighborhoods, Pine Bluff is the ninth largest community in Arkansas.
Pine Bluff is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Pine Bluff is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Pine Bluff who work in office and administrative support (13.07%), sales jobs (8.82%), and teaching (7.51%).
The education level of Pine Bluff citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 17.57% of adults 25 and older in Pine Bluff have a college degree.
The per capita income in Pine Bluff in 2010 was $17,222, which is middle income relative to Arkansas, and low income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $68,888 for a family of four. Pine Bluff also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 32.46% of its population below the federal poverty line.
Pine Bluff is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Pine Bluff home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Pine Bluff residents report their race to be Black or African-American, followed by White. Important ancestries of people in Pine Bluff include German, Irish, European, and French .
The most common language spoken in Pine Bluff is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Indic languages.