Hardy, AR

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Population

637

13.1% decline

Median Age

59


Median Household Income

$19,420

16.1% growth

Poverty Rate

32.5%


Number of Employees

186

7.46% decline

Median Property Value

$75,300

0.66% decline

About

In 2017, Hardy, AR had a population of 637 people with a median age of 59 and a median household income of $19,420. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Hardy, AR declined from 733 to 637, a -13.1% decrease and its median household income grew from $16,731 to $19,420, a 16.1% increase.

The population of Hardy, AR is 96.9% White Alone, 3.14% Two or More Races, and 0% Asian Alone. N/A% of the people in Hardy, AR speak a non-English language, and 98.7% are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Hardy, AR is $75,300, and the homeownership rate is 55.5%. Most people in Hardy, AR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 24.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Hardy, AR is 2 cars per household.

Economy

The economy of Hardy, AR employs 186 people. The largest industries in Hardy, AR are Health Care & Social Assistance (42 people), Accommodation & Food Services (36 people), and Retail Trade (28 people), and the highest paying industries are Other Services Except Public Administration ($48,125), Health Care & Social Assistance ($23,500), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($23,333).

Median household income in Hardy, AR is $19,420. Males in Hardy, AR have an average income that is 1.38 times higher than the average income of females, which is $38,953. The income inequality in Hardy, AR (measured using the Gini index) is 0.453, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$19,420

2017 value

± $5,549

16.1%

1 Year Growth

± 28.2%

Households in Hardy, AR have a median annual income of $19,420, which is less than the median annual income of $60,336 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $16,731 in 2016, which represents a 16.1% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$53,721

Average Male Salary

± $1,816

$38,953

Average Female Salary

± $1,246

In 2017, full-time male employees in Arkansas made 1.38 times more than female employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. Asian

    $55,861 ± $11,571

  2. White

    $43,596 ± $1,206

  3. American Indian and Alaska Native tribes specified; or American Indian or Alaska Native, not specified and no other races

    $38,912 ± $29,718

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Arkansas workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.28 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Hardy, AR is from Arkansas.

0.453

2017 Wage GINI

0.453

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Arkansas was 0.453 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.0272% decline from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even.

The 2017 the GINI for Arkansas was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Arkansas in comparison to the national average.

This chart shows the number of workers in Arkansas across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

  1. Census Tract 4701

  2. N/A

  3. N/A

In 2017, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Hardy, AR was Census Tract 4701 with a value of $26,867, followed by N/A and N/A, with respective values of N/A and N/A.

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 75+

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

32.5% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Hardy, AR (205 out of 631 people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.4%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 75+, followed by Females 55 - 64 and then Females 65 - 74.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    185 ± 63

  2. Two Or More

    20 ± 57

  3. Black

    0 ± 56

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Hardy, AR is White, followed by Two Or More and Black.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

186

2017 Value

± 79

-7.46%

1 Year decline

± 63.2%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Hardy, AR declined at a rate of -7.46%, from 201 employees to 186 employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Hardy, AR, are Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (37 people), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (18 people), and Personal Care & Service Occupations (18 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Hardy, AR.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Hardy, AR, by number of employees, are Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (37 people), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (18 people), and Personal Care & Service Occupations (18 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Hardy, AR has an unusually high number of residents working as Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, & Media Occupations (4.02 times higher than expected), Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (3.4 times), and Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors (3.34 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Hardy, AR, by median earnings, are Personal Care & Service Occupations ($47,750), Education, Training, & Library Occupations ($46,875), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations ($46,250).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

186

2017 Value

± 79

-7.46%

1 Year decline

± 63.2%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Hardy, AR declined at a rate of -7.46%, from 201 employees to 186 employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Hardy, AR, are Health Care & Social Assistance (42 people), Accommodation & Food Services (36 people), and Retail Trade (28 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Hardy, AR, though some of these residents may live in Hardy, AR and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Hardy, AR, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (42 people), Accommodation & Food Services (36 people), and Retail Trade (28 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Hardy, AR has an unusually high number of Arts, Entertainment, & Recreation (4.15 times higher than expected), Accommodation & Food Services (2.54 times), and Other Services, Except Public Administration (2.3 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Hardy, AR, by median earnings, are Other Services Except Public Administration ($48,125), Health Care & Social Assistance ($23,500), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($23,333).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Arkansas to other states, or from other states to Arkansas.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $24.5B

  2. $17.5B

  3. $8.54B

In 2015, the top outbound Arkansas product (by dollars) was Coal-n.e.c. with $24.5B, followed by Meat/seafood ($17.5B) and Mixed freight ($8.54B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Arkansas products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$150B

2015 Value

$228B

Projected 2045 Value

52.4% growth

In 2015, total outbound Arkansas trade was $150B. This is expected to increase 52.4% to $228B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Arkansas trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Arkansas to other states, or from other states to Arkansas.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $12.4B

  2. $11.4B

  3. $7.98B

In 2015, the top outbound Arkansas domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Mississippi with $12.4B, followed by Texas with $11.4B and Missouri and $7.98B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Arkansas shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

92.3% of the population of Hardy, AR has health coverage, with 15.5% on employee plans, 34.2% on Medicaid, 21.7% on Medicare, 14.9% on non-group plans, and 5.97% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Hardy, AR was $7,408 in 2014. This is a 6.91% increase from the previous year ($6,929).

Primary care physicians in Hardy, AR see 1522 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.588% decrease from the previous year (1531 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2218 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 488 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Jefferson County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (17.2%). Additionally, St. Francis County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (44.5%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,522 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Arkansas see an average of 1,522 patients per year. This represents a 0.588% decrease from the previous year (1,531 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$7,408

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$3,906

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$6,108

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$9,479

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Arkansas (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 6.91%, from $6,929 to $7,408.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

7.69%

Uninsured

15.5%

Employer Coverage

34.2%

Medicaid

21.7%

Medicare

14.9%

Non-Group

5.97%

Military or VA

Between 2016 and 2017, the percent of uninsured citizens in Hardy, AR declined by 28.6% from 10.8% to 7.69%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Hardy, AR changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 17.2% prevalence

  2. 17.1% prevalence

  3. 16.6% prevalence

Jefferson County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Arkansas, at 17.2%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Arkansas by county over multiple years.

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Diversity

Hardy, AR is home to a population of 637 people, from which 98.7% are citizens. As of 2017, N/A% of Hardy, AR residents were born outside of the country (8 people).

The ethnic composition of the population of Hardy, AR is composed of 617 White Alone residents (96.9%), 20 Two or More Races residents (3.14%), 0 Asian Alone residents (0%), 0 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander Alone residents (0%), 0 American Indian & Alaska Native Alone residents (0%), 0 Black or African American Alone residents (0%), 0 Some Other Race Alone residents (0%), and 0 Hispanic or Latino residents (0%).

The most common foreign languages spoken in Hardy, AR are N/A.

Age

Age by Nativity

N/A

Median Native-Born Age

± N/A

N/A

Median Foreign-Born Age

± N/A

In 2017, the median age of all people in Hardy, AR was 59. Native-born citizens, with a median age of N/A, were generally N/A than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of N/A. But people in Hardy, AR are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Hardy, AR residents was 56.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

2017 Foreign-Born Population

  1. N/A%

    8 people

  2. N/A%

    N/A people

As of 2017, N/A% of Hardy, AR residents (8 people) were born outside of the United States, which is approximately the same as the national average of 13.7%. In 2017, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Hardy, AR was N/A%, meaning that the rate has been maintaining.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    62,950 ± 6,094 people

  2. El Salvador

    12,524 ± 2,742 people

  3. India

    8,219 ± 2,223 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Arkansas was Mexico, the natal country of 62,950 Arkansas residents, followed by El Salvador with 12,524 and India with 8,219.

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Citizenship

98.7%

2017 Citizenship

99%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 98.7% of Hardy, AR residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.1%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Hardy, AR was 99%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

Most Common

  1. White Alone

    617 ± 99

  2. Two or More Races

    20 ± 35.7

  3. Asian Alone

    0 ± 11

In 2017, there were 30.9 times more White Alone residents (617 people) in Hardy, AR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 20 Two or More Races and 0 Asian Alone residents, the second and third most common racial or ethnic groups.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  2. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

  3. N/A

    N/A speakers (N/A%)

N/A% of Hardy, AR citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is approximately the same as the national average of 21.8%. In N/A, the most common non-English language spoken in Hardy, AR was N/A. N/A% of the overall population of Hardy, AR are native N/A speakers. N/A% speak N/A and N/A% speak N/A, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    34 ± 26

  2. Korea

    27 ± 24

  3. Gulf War (1990s)

    14 ± 16

Hardy, AR has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.26 times greater than any other conflict.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Hardy, AR was $75,300 in 2017, which is 0.346 times smaller than the national average of $217,600. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $75,800 to $75,300, a 0.66% decrease. The homeownership rate in Hardy, AR is 55.5%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Hardy, AR have an average commute time of 24.4 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Hardy, AR is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Income

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$19,420

Median Household Income

± $5,549

371

Number of Households

± 73

In 2017, the median household income of the 371 households in Hardy, AR grew to $19,420 from the previous year's value of $16,731.

The following chart displays the households in Hardy, AR distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the < $10k range.

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Housing

Property Value

$75,300

2017 Median

± $18,800

$75,800

2016 Median

± $21,201

In 2017, the median property value in Hardy, AR declined from to $75,300 from the previous year's value of $75,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Hardy, AR compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Hardy, AR the largest share of households have a property value in the $80k - $90k range.

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Property Taxes

< $800

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Hardy, AR distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Hardy, AR the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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Rent vs Own

55.5%

2017 Homeownership

49%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 55.5% of the housing units in Hardy, AR were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 49%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Hardy, AR compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Hardy, AR distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Hardy, AR have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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Commute Time

24.4 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Hardy, AR have a shorter commute time (24.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.76% of the workforce in Hardy, AR have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    79.6%

  2. Carpooled

    15.1%

  3. Other

    5.38%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Hardy, AR was Drove Alone (79.6%), followed by those who Carpooled (15.1%) and those who Other (5.38%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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