Central Region

Population
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Population

Population2000201020212026
State of Arkansas2,673,4002,915,9183,116,8693,200,145

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Population by Age

Population201020212026
0-4197,689188,487191,596
5-9196,877193,792195,115
10-14197,559194,227202,302
15-19203,805191,721202,087
20-24199,650199,149194,897
25-29192,153211,260191,893
30-34183,739210,613206,319
35-39183,614202,757211,631
40-44182,594187,395202,981
45-49205,544181,836190,132
50-54201,722181,917181,435
55-59183,960201,983184,175
60-64167,031200,199199,540
65-69133,367182,549195,278
70-74101,235155,415165,789
75-7977,741104,998133,680
80-8456,23665,73882,149
85+51,40262,83369,146
18+2,204,4432,431,5782,495,452
Median Age373940

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Population by Race

State of Arkansas2021
Total3,116,869.000
White Alone74.530
Black Alone15.490
American Indian Alone0.870
Asian Alone1.680
Pacific Islander Alone0.360
Some Other Race4.390
Two or More Races2.670
Hispanic Origin8.240
Diversity Index50.800

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Growth Rate

State of Arkansas2010 - 20142014 - 2019
Population1%1%
Households1%1%
Families0%0%
Median Household Income%2%
Per Capita Income%2%

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Housing
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Households

Population2000201020212026
Households1,042,6961,147,0841,226,5651,259,192
Housing Units1,173,0431,316,2991,429,4331,481,028
Owner Occupied Units813,584843,180
Renter Occupied Units412,981416,012
Vacant Units202,868221,836

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Home Value

State of Arkansas20212026
Median Home Value$145,570$175,964
Average Home Value$187,753$219,822
<$50,000101,60185,721
$50,000 - $99,999166,568137,954
$100,000 - $149,999152,084127,524
$150,000 - $199,999134,387135,532
$200,000 - $249,99985,777108,288
$250,000 - $299,99959,28282,654
$300,000 - $399,99958,08881,457
$400,000 - $499,99922,56032,685
$500,000 - $749,99920,04432,930
$1,000,000 +3,8894,668

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Housing Year Built

Year RangeHouses Built
2010 or Later54,727
2000-2009225,325
1990-1999244,113
1980-1989204,959
1970-1979247,863
1960-1969141,666
1950-195995,087
1940-194950,049
1939 or Before65,358

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Income
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Income

State of Arkansas20212026
Median Household$49,048$53,067
Average Household$67,932$75,615
Per Capita$26,797$29,815

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Household Income Base

State of Arkansas2021
<$15,000160,182
$15,000 - $24,999147,710
$25,000 - $34,999141,124
$35,000 - $49,999172,493
$50,000 - $74,999224,556
$75,000 - $99,999141,305
$100,000 - $149,999143,311
$150,000 - $199,99948,400
$200,000+47,470

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Employees
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Commute

CategoryCommuters
Workers 16+1,287,774
In-County Residents960,753
Out-of-County Residents280,431
Drive Alone1,066,828
Carpooled133,919
Public Transport4,579
Work at Home44,461
Less than 5 minutes56,207
5-9 minutes169,527
10-14 minutes218,753
15-19 minutes218,107
20-24 minutes174,293
25-29 minutes68,618
30-34 minutes142,202
35-39 minutes28,342
40-44 minutes32,966
45-59 minutes71,823
60-89 minutes41,801
90+ minutes20,674
Average Travel Time22

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Employees by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Employees1,306,462
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt18,769
Mining2,880
Utilities8,349
Construction47,682
Manufacturing129,720
Wholesale Trade53,566
  
Retail Trade193,791
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers25,239
Furn & Home Furnish Str4,751
Electronics & Appl Store4,520
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip18,373
Food & Beverage Stores25,480
Health/Pers Care Stores11,502
Gasoline Stations6,824
Clothing/Accessory Store8,673
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music6,808
General Merchandise Str69,294
Misc Store Retailers10,977
Nonstore Retailers1,350
  
Transportation/Warehouse33,632
Information25,255
  
Finance & Insurance42,681
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn23,835
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv6,174
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other12,672
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing25,280
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv60,591
Legal Services10,824
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises4,576
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt29,234
Educational Services142,275
HealthCare/Social Assist198,209
Arts/Entertainment/Rec19,756
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs113,023
Accommodation17,822
Food Srv/Drinking Places95,201
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin70,132
Auto Repair/Maintenance10,424
Public Administration Emp78,732

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

Educational Attainment (25+)

State of Arkansas2021
Some High School163,414
Graduated High School617,549
Associates Degree162,128
Bachelor's Degree328,489
Graduate Degree176,107

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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Businesses
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Businesses by NAICS

CategoryNumber
Total Businesses103,073
Agr/Forestry/Fish/Hunt Bus1,212
Mining Bus200
Utilities Bus421
Construction Bus5,977
Manufacturing Bus3,244
Wholesale Trade Bus3,616
  
Retail Trade Bus16,783
Motor Veh/Parts Dealers Bus2,695
Furn & Home Furnish Str Bus716
Electronics & Appl Store Bus454
Bldg Matl/Garden Equip Bus1,376
Food & Beverage Stores Bus2,281
Health/Pers Care Stores Bus1,479
Gasoline Stations Bus973
Clothing/Accessory Store Bus1,315
Sports/Hobby/Book/Music Bus883
General Merchandise Str Bus1,215
Misc Store Retailers Bus2,131
Nonstore Retailers Bus1,265
  
Transportation/Warehouse Bus2,775
Information Bus1,903
  
Finance & Insurance Bus5,973
Cntrl Bank/Crdt Intrmdtn Bus2,760
Sec/Cmdty Cntrct/Oth Inv Bus1,029
Insur/Funds/Trusts/Other Bus2,184
  
Real Estate/Rent/Leasing Bus5,335
Prof/Scientific/Tech Srv Bus7,190
Legal Services Bus1,939
Mgmt of Comp/Enterprises Bus195
Admin/Support/Waste Mgmt Bus2,774
Educational Services Bus2,843
HealthCare/Social Assist Bus9,192
Arts/Entertainment/Rec Bus1,880
  
Accommodation/Food Srvcs Bus7,305
Accommodation Bus1,453
Food Srv/Drinking Places Bus5,852
  
Other Srv excl Pub Admin Bus14,297
Auto Repair/Maintenance Bus2,440
Public Administration Bus5,534

Source: ESRI, 2021-10-13

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