Arkansas
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Arkansas POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (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
2,978,204

Age

PEOPLE OF Arkansas DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.48
5 To 17 17.44
18 To 24 9.72
25 To 34 13.00
35 To 54 25.60
55 To 64 12.41
65 Years And Over 15.34

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 84.8
College Graduated 21.1
Attending College 5.6

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Arkansas 22798 21043.700647305202 #E9E71D
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Arkansas 41371 20560.208099595577 #ECE81B
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
19.3%

Employment Industries in AR

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 14.4
Manufacturing 13.6
Retail 13.5
Education 9.8
Accommodation 6.7
Construction 6.5
Other 4.8
Public Service 4.7
Transportation 4.2
Professional, scientific, and technical services 3.7
Finance 3.4
Administration 3.4
Agriculture 2.5
Wholesale 2.4
Information Technology 1.7
Real Estate 1.4
Utilities 1.2
Arts 1.2
Mining 0.7
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 73.6
Black Or African American 15.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.6
Asian 1.4
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.2
Some Other Race Alone 2.0
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.9

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Unclassified 23.1
Irish 11.0
German 10.9
English 9.5
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
Czech 0.2
African 0.2
French Canadian 0.2
Swiss 0.2
Danish 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 92.8
Spanish 5.2
Pacific Island languages 0.2
Chinese 0.2
German 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
French 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Laotian 0.1
Tagalog 0.1
Arabic 0.1
Indic languages 0.1
Korean 0.1
Miao/Hmong 0.1
Hindi 0.1
Urdu 0.0
Gujarathi 0.0
Japanese 0.0
West Germanic languages 0.0
African languages 0.0

Foreign Born AR Residents
4.7%