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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Arkansas City is 369. Arkansas City, Arkansas is the 14,433rd largest city in the US.
The peak population of Arkansas City was in 2000, when its population was 587. In 2000, Arkansas City was the 12,685th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 14,433rd largest city in the US. Arkansas City is currently 37.1% smaller than it was in 2000.
Arkansas City has shrunk 37.1% since the year 2000. Arkansas City, Arkansas's growth is extremely below average. 99% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|14431||Strasburg, North Dakota||370||-32.1%|
|14433||Arkansas City, Arkansas||369||-37.1%|
|14438||Lava Hot Springs, Idaho||369||-29.1%|
The total voting age population of Arkansas City, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 296. The voting age population is 39.5% male and 60.5% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.9% of the residents of Arkansas City are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Arkansas City are 54.8% Black, 41.1% White, 3.7% Two or more races and 0.5% American Indian.
In Arkansas City, 42.8% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 77.9%. On a per-household basis, 32.9% of families are below the poverty line in Arkansas City.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.0% of Arkansas City residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 85.8% of Arkansas City residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 13.3% have a bachelor's degree and 2.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Arkansas City residents aged 5 and older, 0.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Arkansas City is 4.1%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Arkansas City, 22.1% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Arkansas City is $32,857.
In Arkansas City, 75.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 24.1% of housing units in Arkansas City.
Of all the housing units in Arkansas City, 20.2% of them were build before 1940.
In Arkansas City, 4.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Arkansas City is $595.
In Arkansas City, 46.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.