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.
Unlike some cities, West Fork isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in West Fork are a mix of both white- and blue-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 (13.10%), sales jobs (9.71%), and office and administrative support (9.54%).
Also of interest is that West Fork has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
West Fork 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 citizens of West Fork are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 22.40% of adults in West Fork having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in West Fork in 2010 was $18,920, which is middle income relative to Arkansas, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $75,680 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.