Written by Arkansas Real Estate
Benton and Washington counties enjoy a concentration of corporate home office jobs more than seven times the national average according to U.S. Census data tables. The number of jobs related to management of corporate enterprises is 703% higher in Northwest Arkansas than the nation as a whole.
That number is so much higher than the rest of the nation because of the wide range of companies that have based their headquarters in Northwest Arkansas, from startups like Field Agent and CaseStack to legacy institutions like Tyson Foods, Wal-Mart, Simmons Foods and J.B. Hunt Transport...
**This is excerpted from Kim Souza’s article on Talk Business & Politics. You can find the original located on Talk Business & Politics.