Statewide Claims to Fame

Monticello is 3rd in Arkansas out of 62 other cities in Income below poverty line

Monticello is 16th in Arkansas out of 62 other cities in Race - Black or African American

Monticello is 18th in Arkansas out of 62 other cities in Residents with college degree (older than 25)

Monticello is 20th in Arkansas out of 62 other cities in Female residents

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General Demographics

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Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Monticello Rank Arkansas US
Current population (2012) 9,778 40th 2,949,131 313,914,040
Size in square miles 11.0 40th 52,035.5 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 859 40th 56 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Monticello Rank Arkansas US
Residents younger than 5 7.1% 38th 6.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 24.0% 44th 24.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 13.8% 25th 15.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Monticello Rank Arkansas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.7% 37th 82.7% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 24.2% 18th 19.6% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Monticello Rank Arkansas US
Race - White 60.1% 45th 80.0% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 36.4% 16th 15.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.2% 56th 0.9% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.7% 41st 1.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 59th 0.3% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 1.2% 54th 1.8% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 2.3% 50th 6.8% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 59.3% 44th 73.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Monticello Rank Arkansas US
Female residents 52.7% 20th 50.9% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 2.9% 32nd 4.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Monticello Rank Arkansas US
Housing units 4,093 41st 1,324,369 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 20.8% 33rd 15.2% 25.9%
Households 3,743 39th 1,121,386 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 51.1% 55th 67.5% 66.1%
Home median value $68,500 56th $105,100 $186,200
People per household 2.3 54th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Monticello Rank Arkansas US
Income per capita $16,186 54th $21,833 $27,915
Income per household $28,020 58th $40,149 $52,762
Income below poverty line 35.8% 3rd 18.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Monticello Rank Arkansas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 949 40th 238,994 27,092,908
Retail sales $175,050 37th $32,974,282 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $18,910 29th $11,602 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $19,251 31st $3,559,795 $613,795,732

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