Greenwood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 9,414 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Greenwood is the 44th largest community in Arkansas.
Greenwood is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Greenwood is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Greenwood who work in management occupations (13.94%), office and administrative support (12.65%), and healthcare (9.04%).
Because of many things, Greenwood is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Greenwood 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, Greenwood has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Greenwood’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Greenwood 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 overall education level of Greenwood is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.32% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Greenwood in 2018 was $26,070, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $104,280 for a family of four. However, Greenwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Greenwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Greenwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Greenwood include Irish, German, English, Hungarian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Greenwood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Polish.