Ward is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 4,610 people and just one neighborhood, Ward is the 81st largest community in Arkansas. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Ward, 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 Ward, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Ward’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Ward does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $43,472.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Ward is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Ward is a city of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ward who work in office and administrative support (22.69%), maintenance occupations (12.63%) and sales jobs (12.04%).
Ward is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Ward, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Setting & Lifestyle
As is often the case in a small city, Ward doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.