Arkansas, US state

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Demographics of Arkansas

Total Population

Arkansas state has a total of 2,977,944 citizens as per 2017 US census data. This is 0.9% of the total 321,004,407 United States of America country citizens.
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Gender

Arkansas state has a total of 1,161,888 (48.6%) male and 1,229,836 (51.4%) female citizens as per 2017 US census data. In comparison proportions of United States of America country citizens are: 48.8% male and 51.2% female.
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Income

As per 2017 US census data Arkansas state dominant household income ranges are: $60 000 to $99 999 (20.2%), $10 000 to $24 999 (19.9%) and $40 000 to $59 999 (18.1%).
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Median Age

Arkansas state average male age is 36.5 and average female age 39.3 as per 2017 US census data. In comparison United States of America country average male age 36.5 and average female age is 39.3.
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Age Groups

As per 2017 US census data Arkansas state dominant age group ranges are: < 18 (23.7%), 50 - 64 (19.2%) and 35 - 49 (18.5%).
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Marital Status

As per 2017 US census data Arkansas state dominant marital statuses are: Now married (52.4%) and Never married (27.6%).
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Education

As per 2017 US census data Arkansas state dominant household education levels are: High-school Diploma (28.1%), Unfinished College (22.6%) and Bachelor's degree (14.1%).
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Languages Spoken

As per 2017 US census data Arkansas state dominant spoken languages are: only English (92.8%), Spanish (5.3%) and Asian and Pacific Islands (1.1%).
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Ethnic Diversity

As per 2017 US census data Arkansas state dominant ethnic diversity groups are: White (77.3%), Black or African American (15.4%) and Other (2.5%).
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Household Types

Arkansas state family households are 66.3 and non-family households 33.7 as per 2017 US census data. In comparison United States of America country family households contains 65.9% and non-family households 34.1%.
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Employment Industries

As per 2017 US census data Arkansas state dominant household income ranges are: Health care and social assistance (14.7%), Retail trade (13.5%), Manufacturing (13.4%) and Educational services (9.7%).
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Means of Transportation

As per 2017 US census data Arkansas state dominant types of transportation to work are: Car truck or van (96.6%).
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Time of Commute

As per 2017 US census data Arkansas state dominant travel time to work ranges are: , 15-20 minutes and 10-15 minutes.
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Cities & Towns in Arkansas