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Eureka Springs, AR
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Eureka Springs profile

Living in Eureka Springs

Eureka Springs is a very small city located in the state of Arkansas. With a population of 2,189 people and three associated neighborhoods, Eureka Springs is the 147th largest community in Arkansas.

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

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

A relatively large number of people in Eureka Springs telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 17.99% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.

It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Eureka Springs has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Eureka Springs has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Eureka Springs than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Eureka Springs may be for you.

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 16.91 minutes getting to work every day.

As is often the case in a small city, Eureka Springs doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The overall education level of Eureka Springs citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 29.62% of adults in Eureka Springs have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.

The per capita income in Eureka Springs in 2022 was $31,355, which is wealthy relative to Arkansas, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $125,420 for a family of four. However, Eureka Springs contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Eureka Springs is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Eureka Springs home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eureka Springs residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Eureka Springs include German, English, Irish, Italian, and Scots-Irish.

The most common language spoken in Eureka Springs is English. Other important languages spoken here include Langs. of India and Spanish.

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