Vilonia is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 4,650 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Vilonia is the 85th largest community in Arkansas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Vilonia, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Vilonia, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Vilonia’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Vilonia does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $66,759.00.
Vilonia real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Vilonia house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Vilonia is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Vilonia is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Vilonia who work in office and administrative support (16.91%), food service (8.88%), and healthcare (8.32%).
Of important note, Vilonia is also a city of artists. Vilonia has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Vilonia’s character.
Also of interest is that Vilonia has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Because of many things, Vilonia is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Vilonia a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Vilonia has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Vilonia’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One downside of living in Vilonia, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 30.42 minutes every day commuting to work.
Vilonia is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The education level of Vilonia citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.55% of adults in Vilonia have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Vilonia in 2010 was $25,731, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,924 for a family of four. However, Vilonia contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Vilonia home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Vilonia residents report their race to be White. Important ancestries of people in Vilonia include German, Irish, English, Italian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Vilonia is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and African languages.