Little Rock, AR
Demographic Data



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Little Rock 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

Little Rock Population & Age Distribution

 

Total Population
198,606

Age

PEOPLE OF Arkansas DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.50
5 To 17 17.43
18 To 24 8.76
25 To 34 15.72
35 To 54 25.34
55 To 64 13.01
65 Years And Over 13.23

Educational Attainment of Adults

 
EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
ATTENDING COLLEGE 4.9
HIGH SCHOOL GRADUATES 91.3
COLLEGE GRADUATES 40.3

Income

 

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Little Rock 32719 27984.888026429744 #BED630
USA 31177 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Little Rock 48463 22415.776694650664 #EE2025
USA 57652 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
17.8%

Employment Industries in Little Rock

 
INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 19.7
Retail 12.1
Education 9.4
Accommodation 6.8
Finance 6.3
Public Service 6.3
Professional, scientific, and technical services 6.2
Other 5.2
Manufacturing 5.2
Construction 4.7
Administration 4.1
Transportation 3.9
Information Technology 3.4
Wholesale 2.0

Race & Ethnic Diversity

 
% of Residents
White 46.2
Black Or African American 41.4
American Indian And Alaska Native 0.2
Asian 3.0
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.0
Other Race / Two or More Races 2.3
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.8

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

 

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 7.8
English 7.7
Irish 7.4
European 3.0
French 1.9
Scottish 1.8
Italian 1.6
Scots-Irish 1.6
Polish 1.0
African 0.9
Dutch 0.6
Swedish 0.5
Welsh 0.5
British 0.4
Norwegian 0.4
Czech 0.4
Scandinavian 0.3
Other Arab 0.2
Danish 0.2
Greek 0.2

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 89.5
Spanish 5.9
Chinese 0.9
Langs. of India 0.7
Arabic 0.6
Other Asian languages 0.4
Korean 0.3
French 0.2
Tagalog 0.2
Urdu 0.2
German/Yiddish 0.1
African languages 0.1
Vietnamese 0.1
Slavic languages 0.1
Persian 0.1
Polish 0.1
Native American languages 0.1
Russian 0.0
Japanese 0.0
Greek 0.0

Foreign Born Little Rock Residents:
7.5%