Strong is a tiny city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 535 people and just one neighborhood, Strong is the 229th largest community in Arkansas.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Strong is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.17% of the Strong workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Strong is a city of service providers, professionals and production and manufacturing workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Strong who work in teaching (13.33%), management occupations (12.50%) and healthcare suport services (10.00%).
Setting & Lifestyle
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!) Strong 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. Strong has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Strong than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Strong may be for you.
Being a small city, Strong does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.