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People in Arkansas

The population in Arkansas is 2,978,200. There are 57 people per square mile aka population density. The median age in Arkansas is 37.6, the US median age is 37.4. The number of people per household in Arkansas is 2.5, the US average of people per household is 2.6.

Family in Arkansas
- 53.2% are married
- 13.0% are divorced
- 29.4% are married with children
- 17.6% have children, but are single
Race in Arkansas

- 73.9% are white
- 15.5% are black
- 1.3% are asian
- 0.6% are native american
- 0.1% claim Other
- 6.7% claim Hispanic Ethnicity

ESTIMATED TOTAL POPULATION BY AGE

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  PEOPLEArkansas, ArkansasUnited States
  Population2,978,204321,418,820
  Population - 20102,872,684308,745,538
  Population - 20002,673,400285,036,114
  Population - 19902,347,556251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now26.86%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now11.40%12.76%
  Pop. Density5791
  Land Area52,0353,531,905
  Water Area1,143264,837
  Median Age37.637.4
  Female Population50.89%50.81%
  Male Population49.11%49.19%
  RACE
  White73.91%62.77%
  Black15.45%12.24%
  Asian1.29%4.95%
  Native American0.57%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander0.21%0.16%
  Other0.000940.00195
  Two or More Races1.75%2.13%
  Hispanic6.72%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic93.28%83.10%
  FAMILY
  Households1,132,490116,211,000
  Family Households761,57976,958,100
  Non Family Households370,90939,253,000
  Household Size2.532.63
  Married Population53.19%50.58%
  Single Population46.81%49.42%
  Now Married50.81%48.41%
  Married but Separated2.38%2.17%
  Never Married26.91%32.55%
  Widowed6.88%5.95%
  Divorced13.02%10.92%
  Married, w/children29.44%31.68%
  Married, no children43.83%41.44%
  Single, w/children17.62%16.94%
  Single, no children9.11%9.95%
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    Reviews for Arkansas    28 Reviews
    Depends on where you live - 4/4/2017
    I live in a small town at the very edge of Little Rock and I love where I live. Having said that, there are places in Arkansas (especially in LR) that I would not live,... Read More

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    School Districts - 1/6/2016
    I am seeing some reviews that Arkansas is the worst place to be for jobs, and out of all the cities Springdale is the absolute worse, the school district is made up of... Read More

    Ozark Mountains of Arkansas - 8/27/2015
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