Arkansas
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Arkansas POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Arkansas Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
2,988,248

Age

PEOPLE OF Arkansas DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.43
5 To 17 17.39
18 To 24 9.69
25 To 34 12.98
35 To 54 25.36
55 To 64 12.48
65 Years And Over 15.66

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 85.2
College Graduated 21.5
Attending College 5.5



Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Arkansas 23401 20919.6106473566 #EAE71C
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Arkansas 42336 20406.561151079135 #EDE91B
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.8%

Employment Industries in AR

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 14.5
Manufacturing 13.6
Retail 13.4
Education 9.8
Accommodation 6.9
Construction 6.6
Other 4.9
Public Service 4.6
Transportation 4.2
Professional, scientific, and technical services 3.7
Administration 3.4
Finance 3.4
Agriculture 2.4
Wholesale 2.4
Information Technology 1.7
Real Estate 1.4
Arts 1.2
Utilities 1.2
Mining 0.6
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 73.4
Black Or African American 15.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.5
Asian 1.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.2
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.1
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 7.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Unclassified 24.3
German 10.7
Irish 10.6
English 9.2
French 1.9
Scottish 1.7
Italian 1.6
European 1.5
Dutch 1.4
Scots-Irish 1.3
Polish 0.8
Swedish 0.5
Norwegian 0.5
Welsh 0.5
British 0.3
African 0.2
Czech 0.2
French Canadian 0.2
Swiss 0.2
Danish 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 92.9
Spanish 5.1
Indic languages 0.2
German 0.2
Pacific Island languages 0.2
Chinese 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
French 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Arabic 0.1
Laotian 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Korean 0.1
Miao/Hmong 0.1
Hindi 0.1
Gujarathi 0.0
West Germanic languages 0.0
Slavic languages 0.0
Urdu 0.0

Foreign Born AR Residents
4.7%