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:   2017 (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
3,004,279

Age

PEOPLE OF Arkansas DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.39
5 To 17 17.31
18 To 24 9.62
25 To 34 13.02
35 To 54 25.14
55 To 64 12.54
65 Years And Over 15.99

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 85.6
College Graduated 22.0
Attending College 5.3

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Arkansas 24426 20891.802161850082 #EAE71C
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Arkansas 43813 20264.99441476445 #EEE91B
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
18.1%

Employment Industries in AR

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 14.7
Retail 13.5
Manufacturing 13.4
Education 9.7
Accommodation 6.8
Construction 6.5
Other 4.8
Public Service 4.5
Transportation 4.4
Professional, scientific, and technical services 3.9
Administration 3.5
Finance 3.5
Wholesale 2.4
Agriculture 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 73.0
Black Or African American 15.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.6
Asian 1.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.2
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.3
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 7.2

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Unclassified 25.5
German 10.4
Irish 10.4
English 8.6
French 1.8
Scottish 1.7
Italian 1.6
European 1.4
Dutch 1.3
Scots-Irish 1.2
Polish 0.8
Swedish 0.5
Norwegian 0.5
Welsh 0.5
British 0.4
African 0.3
Czech 0.2
French Canadian 0.2
Danish 0.2
Swiss 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 92.8
Spanish 5.3
Indic languages 0.2
Pacific Island languages 0.2
German 0.2
Chinese 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Other Asian languages 0.1
French 0.1
Arabic 0.1
Laotian 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Korean 0.1
Miao/Hmong 0.1
Hindi 0.1
Gujarathi 0.0
Slavic languages 0.0
West Germanic languages 0.0
Urdu 0.0

Foreign Born AR Residents
4.7%