Blytheville Jobs

  • Hiring Team Truck Drivers - $7,500 Sign On Bonus. We Train!

    C.R. England - Blytheville, AR

    Looking to team up C.R. England will train you individually and then assign you as a team to the fleet Better miles, more money, more home time. Full benefits package

    from C.R. England - 11 hours ago
  • Truck Driver - Part-Time

    Army National Guard - Blytheville, AR

    Keep the Nation moving forward in the Army National Guard. In the Guard, the Truck Driver is the Soldier who makes sure other Soldiers and their supplies get where they need to...

    from Army National Guard - 6 days ago
  • CDL A Truck Driver - Regional Truck Driver

    Averitt Express - Blytheville, AR

    Averitt Express CDL-A Regional Truck Driver Position IT'S BIG! AVERITT REGIONAL DRIVERS HAVE A NEW PAY INCREASE Paid driver training is available for recent grads and drivers with...

    from Averitt Express - 2 days ago
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Blytheville, Arkansas

Blytheville is a city and the county seat of Mississippi County, Arkansas, United States. According to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city is 16,638. Blytheville was founded in 1879 by the Rev. Henry T. Blythe, a Methodist preacher. The city of Blytheville is located in Mississippi County approximately 60 miles north of West Memphis. Because of the abundance of trees, the city grew quickly and was incorporated in 1889. According to records, the city had a large and diverse population in 1890. As the vast forest began to shrink, the people of Blytheville started growing crops, such as cotton. Blytheville was a huge agricultural community until 25 years ago when farming was mechanized. Since then, there has been a growth of industry which has provided employment for Blytheville's population of approximately 18,000 residents. Nucor, a large steel manufacturer, operates two facilities east of the town near the Mississippi River, and has announced plans for a third...more

Blytheville Careers

Among the most common occupations in Blytheville are Production, transportation, and material moving occupations, 26%; Sales and office occupations, 23%; and Management, professional, and related occupations, 19%. Approximately 69 percent of workers in Blytheville, Arkansas work for companies, 14 percent work for the government and 5 percent are self-employed.

Blytheville Industries

The leading industries in Blytheville, Arkansas are Manufacturing, 28%; Educational, health and social services, 16%; and Retail trade, 11%. Simply Hired's Blytheville job listings indicate that the following industries in Blytheville are hiring the most workers:

Blytheville Job Salaries

According to government data, the average salary for jobs in Blytheville, Arkansas is $25,800, and the median income of households in Blytheville was $26,683.

Average Salaries in Blytheville, AR

Blytheville, AR


According to our Blytheville Trends data, the number of Blytheville, Arkansas jobs has increased by 27% since October 2013.
Blytheville job trends

Blytheville Employment Statistics

Population of Blytheville
Total population 18,272
Male 46.38%
Female 53.62%
Median age 32.6
Blytheville Housing
Owner-occupied homes 54.5%
Median cost of a home $58,800
Median mortgage payment $448
Renter-occupied homes 45.5%
Vacant housing 18.0%
Median monthly rent $459
Average Income
Median for all male full-time $30,889
Median for all female full-time $20,710
Household Income
Less than $10,000 22%
$10,000 to $14,999 10%
$15,000 to $24,999 16%
$25,000 to $34,999 14%
$35,000 to $49,999 16%
$50,000 to $74,999 12%
$75,000 to $99,999 6%
$100,000 to $149,999 3%
$150,000 to $199,999 1%
$200,000 or more 1%
Less than 9th grade 14%
9th to 12th grade, no diploma 19%
High school graduate 30%
Some college, no degree 19%
Associate's degree 4%
Bachelor's degree 10%
Graduate degree 4%
Marital Status
Never married 28%
Currently married 47%
Separated 3%
Widowed 10%
Divorced 12%
White 46%
Black or African American 53%
Asian 1%
Other 1%
Blytheville Commute
Carpool 14.1%
Public transportation 0.5%
Average travel time 17 minutes