|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Barling is 4,843. Barling, Arkansas is the 4,898th largest city in the US.
The current population of Barling (4,843) is it's peak population.
Barling has grown 16.3% since the 2000. Barling, Arkansas is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 69% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|4895||Indian Wells, California||4,846||20.1%|
|4896||Waterloo, New York||4,845||-6.3%|
|4901||Fountain Hill, Pennsylvania||4,839||4.9%|
|4902||Wood Village, Oregon||4,839||69.0%|
The total voting age population of Barling, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 3,581. The voting age population is 35.9% male and 64.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 13.8% of the residents of Barling are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Barling are 92.0% White, 2.5% Two or more races, 2.1% Other, 1.5% Asian, 1.1% Black and 0.8% American Indian. Additionally, 4.3% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Barling, 22.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 32.9%. On a per-household basis, 19.9% of families are below the poverty line in Barling.
Among those aged 16 and older, 67.2% of Barling residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 94.2% of Barling residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.7% have a bachelor's degree and 3.9% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Barling residents aged 5 and older, 6.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.5% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Barling is 7.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Barling, 16.4% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Barling is $47,443.
In Barling, 57.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.8% of housing units in Barling.
Of all the housing units in Barling, 3.7% of them were build before 1940.
In Barling, 11.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 220 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Barling is $925.
In Barling, 85.4% of households have an active broadband internet connection.