Rogers is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 63,159 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Rogers is the eighth largest community in Arkansas.
Rogers real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Rogers house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Rogers is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rogers is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Rogers who work in office and administrative support (14.11%), sales jobs (13.76%), and management occupations (9.78%).
Also of interest is that Rogers has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Rogers spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.88 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
The percentage of people in Rogers who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.25% of adults in Rogers have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Rogers in 2010 was $26,647, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $106,588 for a family of four. However, Rogers contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Rogers is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rogers home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rogers residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Rogers also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 31.92% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rogers include English, Irish, Italian, and French .
In addition, Rogers has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (18.59%).
The most common language spoken in Rogers is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.