Tontitown is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 2,719 people and just one neighborhood, Tontitown is the 115th largest community in Arkansas.
Real Estate Prices
Tontitown real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Tontitown house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Tontitown isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Tontitown are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Tontitown is a city of sales and office workers, managers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Tontitown who work in management occupations (15.51%), sales jobs (12.35%) and office and administrative support (10.81%).
Also of interest is that Tontitown has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.46% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Tontitown is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Tontitown really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Tontitown perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
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, Tontitown has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Tontitown a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.