Arkansas Demographics


  • Total Population2,979,772
  • Male Population(49.1 %) 1,462,611
  • Female Population(50.9 %) 1,517,161
  • Median Age42.80
There are currently 2,979,772 people living in Arkansas. Out of the total population number, 1,462,611 are men and 1,517,161 are women. The median age for Arkansas dwellers is 42.80.


  • White Collar937,686
  • Blue Collar339,372
There are currently 937,686 white-collar jobs and 339,372 blue-collar jobs in Arkansas.


  • Total Households1,148,172
  • Family Households760,848
  • Non-family Households387,324
  • Households With Children363,146
  • Households Without Children785,026
  • Average People Per Household2.48
There are currently 1,148,172 households in Arkansas. Out of this total, 760,848 are family households, 387,324 are non-family households, 363,146 are households with children and 785,026 are households without children. The average number of people per household in Arkansas is 2.48.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School107,850
  • Some High School992,923
  • Some College581,058
  • Associate Degree146,032
  • Bachelors Degree301,532
  • Graduate Degree158,033
There are 107,850 people living in Arkansas without a high school degree, 992,923 people with some high school degree and 581,058 people with a college degree. 146,032 people have an associate degree, 301,532 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 158,033 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married660,682
  • Married1,254,638
  • Separated56,517
  • Widowed165,139
  • Divorced312,872
660,682 of the people living in Arkansas have never been married, while 1,254,638 are married and 56,517 are separated. A total of 165,139 people are widowed and 312,872 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$53,002
  • Median Household Income$38,802
  • Median Income Under 25$29,672
  • Median Income 25-44$45,768
  • Median Income 45-64$45,804
  • Median Income Over 65$30,760

The average household income for people living in Arkansas is $53,002, while the median household income is $38,802. The median income in Arkansas is $29,672 for those under 25, $45,768 for those aged 25 to 44, $45,804 for those aged 45 to 64, and $30,760 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.