|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Dumas is 3,886. Dumas, Arkansas is the 5,512th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Dumas was in 1990, when its population was 5,668. In 1990, Dumas was the 3,736th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,512th largest city in the US. Dumas is currently 31.4% smaller than it was in 1990.
Dumas has shrunk 25.5% since the year 2000. Dumas, Arkansas's growth is extremely below average. 97% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5506||Emerald Isle, North Carolina||3,891||11.6%|
|5507||Weston, West Virginia||3,890||-9.3%|
|5513||North Hudson, Wisconsin||3,886||10.8%|
|5517||Elmira Heights, New York||3,881||-6.7%|
The total voting age population of Dumas, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,807. The voting age population is 43.9% male and 56.1% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 16.5% of the residents of Dumas are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Dumas are 56.5% Black, 39.3% White, 2.4% Other, 1.2% Asian and 0.5% Two or more races. Additionally, 8.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Dumas, 29.9% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 51.2%. On a per-household basis, 25.8% of families are below the poverty line in Dumas.
Among those aged 16 and older, 62.2% of Dumas residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 78.9% of Dumas residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 17.8% have a bachelor's degree and 6.6% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Dumas residents aged 5 and older, 11.0% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Dumas is 7.2%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Dumas, 20.7% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Dumas is $35,226.
In Dumas, 57.0% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 43.0% of housing units in Dumas.
Of all the housing units in Dumas, 4.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Dumas, 10.9% 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 Dumas is $545.
In Dumas, 61.8% of households have an active broadband internet connection.