Sparkman is a tiny city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 409 people and just one neighborhood, Sparkman is the 249th largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Sparkman, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 56.85% of Sparkman’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Sparkman is a city of production and manufacturing workers, transportation and shipping workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sparkman who work in management occupations (9.64%), office and administrative support (7.61%) and sales jobs (5.58%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Sparkman 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 city 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!) Sparkman 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. Sparkman has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Sparkman than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Sparkman may be for you.
Being a small city, Sparkman does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.