Sherwood, AR

Sherwood profile

Living in Sherwood

Sherwood is a medium-sized city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 31,436 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Sherwood is the 14th largest community in Arkansas.

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

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Sherwood is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Sherwood is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Sherwood who work in office and administrative support (15.92%), management occupations (11.50%), and sales jobs (9.49%).

Also of interest is that Sherwood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

Sherwood is a decent-sized city, yet no one gets to work using public transit, because the city has no real transit system.

The overall education level of Sherwood citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.80% of adults in Sherwood have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Sherwood in 2018 was $32,691, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $130,764 for a family of four. However, Sherwood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Sherwood is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Sherwood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Sherwood residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Sherwood include Irish, German, English, French, and Italian.

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