|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Hughes is 1,018. Hughes, Arkansas is the 10,115th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Hughes was in 2000, when its population was 1,859. In 2000, Hughes was the 7,676th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,115th largest city in the US. Hughes is currently 45.2% smaller than it was in 2000.
Hughes has shrunk 45.2% since the year 2000. Hughes, Arkansas's growth is extremely below average. 100% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|9746||Oak Grove Heights||1,137||55.9%|
|10109||Baxter Estates, New York||1,020||1.2%|
|10110||Tivoli, New York||1,020||-12.3%|
|10112||Hamlin, West Virginia||1,019||-8.8%|
|10117||Hebron Estates, Kentucky||1,017||-7.9%|
|10119||Lake George, New York||1,016||3.2%|
|10121||Mill Neck, New York||1,016||23.0%|
The total voting age population of Hughes, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 926. The voting age population is 53.6% male and 46.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 15.1% of the residents of Hughes are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Hughes are 64.1% Black, 26.9% White, 6.0% Other and 3.0% Asian. Additionally, 6.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Hughes, 40.3% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 39.3%. On a per-household basis, 24.8% of families are below the poverty line in Hughes.
Among those aged 16 and older, 47.5% of Hughes residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 69.3% of Hughes residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 4.7% have a bachelor's degree and 0.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Hughes residents aged 5 and older, 3.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.1% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Hughes is 21.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Hughes, 6.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Hughes is $18,063.
In Hughes, 41.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 58.9% of housing units in Hughes.
Of all the housing units in Hughes, 1.6% of them were build before 1940.
In Hughes, 12.2% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Hughes is $362.
In Hughes, 39.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.