Rosston is a tiny town located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 254 people and just one neighborhood, Rosston is the 270th largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Rosston isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Rosston are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Rosston is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rosston who work in office and administrative support (11.11%), teaching (10.32%) and personal care services (9.52%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Rosston is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Rosston has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Rosston has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Rosston than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Rosston may be for you.
Rosston is very much a car-oriented town. This is because the population of Rosston isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 96.61% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
As is often the case in a small town, Rosston doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.