West Fork is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 2,543 people and two constituent neighborhoods, West Fork is the 122nd largest community in Arkansas.
West Fork real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although West Fork house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
West Fork is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, West Fork is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in West Fork who work in teaching (12.39%), office and administrative support (11.53%), and sales jobs (9.38%).
Being a small city, West Fork does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
The education level of West Fork citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.36% of adults in West Fork have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in West Fork in 2010 was $20,299, 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 $81,196 for a family of four. However, West Fork contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call West Fork home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of West Fork residents report their race to be White, followed by Native Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in West Fork include German, English, French , and Scots-Irish.
The most common language spoken in West Fork is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.