|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Delight is 284. Delight, Arkansas is the 15,317th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Delight was in 1990, when its population was 311. In 1990, Delight was the 15,077th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 15,317th largest city in the US. Delight is currently 8.7% smaller than it was in 1990.
Delight has shrunk 8.6% since the year 2000. Delight, Arkansas is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 64% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|15312||Sylvan Grove, Kansas||285||-11.7%|
|15318||Dixie Inn, Louisiana||284||-21.3%|
|15319||Ellicottville, New York||284||-40.8%|
|15322||McConnells, South Carolina||284||10.9%|
The total voting age population of Delight, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 269. The voting age population is 43.9% male and 56.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 25.9% of the residents of Delight are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Delight are 90.1% White, 7.0% Black, 1.5% Two or more races, 0.9% American Indian and 0.6% Asian. Additionally, 1.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Delight, 25.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 37.0%. On a per-household basis, 24.5% of families are below the poverty line in Delight.
Among those aged 16 and older, 50.7% of Delight residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.3% of Delight residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 10.3% have a bachelor's degree and 3.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Delight residents aged 5 and older, 0.9% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.3% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Delight is 10.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Delight, 12.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Delight is $26,776.
In Delight, 67.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 32.7% of housing units in Delight.
Of all the housing units in Delight, 40.8% of them were build before 1940.
In Delight, 2.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Delight is $667.
In Delight, 75.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.