Arkansas Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

Arkansas Population Demographics top

Total Population 2,979,772
Male Population 1,462,611
Female Population 1,517,161
Male Population 49.08 %
Female Population 50.92 %
Median Age 42.8
Citizen US Born 2,817,223
Citizen not US Born 66,151
Not Citizen 96,398
Citizen US Born 94.54 %
Citizen not US Born 2.22 %
Not Citizen 3.24 %
Moved from Abroad 9,464
Moved from Same Country 271,964
Moved from Same State 108,637
Moved from Different State 73,607
Same House as Last Year 2,478,756
Moved from Abroad 0.32 %
Moved from Same Country 9.13 %
Moved from Same State 3.65 %
Moved from Different State 2.47 %
Same House as Last Year 83.19 %

Occupational Employment in Arkansas top

White Collar 937,686
Blue Collar 339,372
White Collar 31.47 %
Blue Collar 11.39 %
Self Employees 118,845
Private Companies 864,503
Governmental Workers 198,907
Not for Profit Companies 94,803
Self Employees 3.99 %
Private Companies 29.01 %
Governmental Workers 6.68 %
Not for Profit Companies 3.18 %

Number of Households in Arkansas top

Total Households 1,148,172
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 760,848
Non-family Households 387,324
Non-family Households 25.53 %
Family Households 13 %
Households with Children 363,146
Households without Children 785,026
Households with Children 12.19 %
Households without Children 26.35 %

Median and Average Income in Arkansas top

Average Household Income $53,001.86
Median Household Income $38,802.00
People below Poverty Level 512,944
People above Poverty Level 2,342,580

Housing in Arkansas top

Housing Units 1,355,374
Median Year Built 1981
Built in 1939 or Earlier 66,144
Built between 1940 and 1949 50,653
Built between 1950 and 1959 93,361
Built between 1960 and 1969 141,424
Built between 1970 and 1979 250,642
Built between 1980 and 1989 210,282
Built between 1990 and 1999 249,054
Built between 2000 and 2009 233,021
Built in 2010 or Later 60,793
Occupied Housing Units 1,148,172
Owner Occupied 753,369
Renter Occupied 394,803
Owner Occupied 25.28 %
Renter Occupied 13.25 %
With Mortgage 415,967
Without Mortgage 337,402
Median Value with Mortgage $98,800.00
Median Value without Mortgage $77,100.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $532.00
With Mortgage 13.96 %
Without Mortgage 11.32 %

Arkansas Education Statistics top

No High School 107,850
Some High School 992,923
Some College 581,058
Associate Degree 146,032
Bachelor's Degree 301,532
Graduate Degree 158,033
No High School 3.62 %
Some High School 33.32 %
Some College 19.5 %
Associate Degree 4.9 %
Bachelor's Degree 10.12 %
Graduate Degree 5.3 %

Marital Status in Arkansas top

Never Married 660,682
Married 1,254,638
Separated 56,517
Widowed 165,139
Divorced 312,872
Never Married 22.17 %
Married 42.11 %
Separated 1.9 %
Widowed 5.54 %
Divorced 10.5 %

Means of Transport to Work in Arkansas top

Car 1,176,812
Bus or TrolleyBus 4,398
Railroad 74
Ferryboat 60
Bicycle 2,155
Motorcycle 2,343
TaxiCab 796
Walk 21,951

Recently added listings in Arkansas top

Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2017 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Arkansas is a state in United States with a population of 2,979,772. There are 1,462,611 male residents living in Arkansas and 1,517,161 female residents. The total number of households is 1,148,172 with 2 people per household on average.
The median age of the current population is 43 with 1,254,638 people being married and 1,195,210 being single.

The employment numbers show that there are 73.43% white collar employees and 26.57% blue collar employees in Arkansas.
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