Star City is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 2,180 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Star City is the 126th largest community in Arkansas.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Star City is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 35.37% of the Star City workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Star City is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Star City who work in office and administrative support (22.58%), healthcare suport services (10.46%), and management occupations (7.23%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Star City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Star City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
As is often the case in a small city, Star City doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Star City rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.40% of adults 25 and older in Star City have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Star City in 2010 was $19,671, which is upper middle income relative to Arkansas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $78,684 for a family of four. However, Star City contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Star City is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Star City home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Star City residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Star City include Irish, German, French , and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Star City is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.