Rogers, AR

Rogers profile

Living in Rogers

Rogers is a larger medium-sized city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 68,669 people and 15 constituent neighborhoods, Rogers is the eighth largest community in Arkansas.

Rogers real estate is some of the most expensive in Arkansas, although Rogers house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Rogers is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Rogers is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Rogers who work in sales jobs (11.93%), office and administrative support (10.34%), and management occupations (9.94%).

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Rogers spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 18.18 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.

The education level of Rogers citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.45% of adults in Rogers have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Rogers in 2018 was $35,111, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $140,444 for a family of four. However, Rogers contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Rogers is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Rogers home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Rogers residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Rogers also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 33.76% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Rogers include German, Irish, English, Italian, and European.

Foreign born people are also an important part of Rogers's cultural character, accounting for 20.69% of the city’s population.

The most common language spoken in Rogers is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.