Arkansas has a population of 2.99M people with a median age of 38 and a median household income of $44,334. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Arkansas grew from 2.98M to 2.99M, a 0.34% increase and its median household income grew from $41,995 to $44,334, a 5.57% increase.
The population of Arkansas is 72.8% White, 15.5% Black, and 7.18% Hispanic. 7.28% of the people in Arkansas speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Arkansas are University of Arkansas, with 6,017 graduates, Arkansas State University-Main Campus, with 3,814 graduates, and Pulaski Technical College, with 2,762 graduates.
The median property value in Arkansas is $123,300, and the homeownership rate is 64.6%. Most people in Arkansas commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 20.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Arkansas is 2 cars per household.
Arkansas is the 33rd most populated state in the United States and borders Louisiana; Mississippi; Missouri; Oklahoma; Tennessee; and Texas.