Prairie Grove is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 4,937 people and just one neighborhood, Prairie Grove is the 76th largest community in Arkansas. Much of the housing stock in Prairie Grove was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Prairie Grove economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Prairie Grove, where the median household income is $58,438.
Real Estate Prices
Prairie Grove real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Prairie Grove house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Prairie Grove isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Prairie Grove are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Prairie Grove is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Prairie Grove who work in office and administrative support (27.65%), sales jobs (17.65%) and teaching (7.57%).
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, Prairie Grove is worth considering.