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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Rison is 919. Rison, Arkansas is the 10,586th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Rison was in 2010, when its population was 1,344. In 2010, Rison was the 9,089th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 10,586th largest city in the US. Rison is currently 31.6% smaller than it was in 2010.
Rison has shrunk 27.8% since the year 2000. Rison, Arkansas's growth is extremely below average. 96% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
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The total voting age population of Rison, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 997. The voting age population is 44.1% male and 55.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 21.4% of the residents of Rison are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Rison are 61.3% White, 37.9% Black and 0.8% Two or more races.
In Rison, 36.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 59.4%. On a per-household basis, 27.6% of families are below the poverty line in Rison.
Among those aged 16 and older, 43.2% of Rison residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 84.6% of Rison residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 21.3% have a bachelor's degree and 4.3% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Rison residents aged 5 and older, 0.6% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 0.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Rison is 15.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Rison, 19.9% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Rison is $35,000.
In Rison, 58.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.4% of housing units in Rison.
Of all the housing units in Rison, 3.4% of them were build before 1940.
In Rison, 7.6% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Rison is $567.
In Rison, 51.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.