State of Arkansas

State of Arkansas

Population

Total Population

3,107,082

Population
Growth Rate

0.62%

Median Age

39

Diversity Index

50.500

Quality of Life

A Diverse and Vibrant Culture

With a four-season, temperate climate and stunning natural attractions, Arkansas is one of the world’s foremost destinations for hunting, fishing, and the silent sports, who enjoy more than 3 million acres of public lands.

In the state’s urban areas, including Little Rock (which was ranked by Kiplingers as the number one place to live in small to midsized cities), residents enjoy twenty-first century amenities, including a thriving arts scene.

To learn more about our quality of life and our natural and cultural amenities, visit www.arkansas.com.

Housing & Income

Households

1,223,855

Total Housing Units

1,422,169


Owner Occupied

799,026

Renter Occupied

424,829

Vacant

198,314

Median Home Value

$134,705


Average Home Value

$181,796

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.63%


Per Capita Income

2.07%

Income Projection

Median Household

$46,872 $50,398


Average Household

$67,002 $74,219


Per Capita

$26,481 $29,336

Workforce

Total Businesses

103,890

Total Employed

1,281,533

Workers 16+

1,274,750

2020 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

16,640

Employed

198,979

2020 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

8,761

Employed

190,832

2020 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

2,761

Employed

137,143

2020 Manufacturing Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

3,291

Employed

128,953

2020 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

7,397

Employed

113,705

2020 Food Service/Drinking Estab

cp-industries

Businesses

5,914

Employed

95,409

Some
High School

168,819

Graduated
High School

603,842

Associates
Degree

169,661

Bachelor's
Degree

313,272

Graduate
Degree

189,047

Average Commute Time

22 min.



Resident Commuters

951,739

Non-Resident Commuters

275,986

Drive Alone

1,055,112

Carpooled

133,980

Public

4,631

Work At Home

43,457