|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Waldron is 3,316. Waldron, Arkansas is the 5,959th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Waldron was in 2010, when its population was 3,618. In 2010, Waldron was the 5,562nd largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 5,959th largest city in the US. Waldron is currently 8.3% smaller than it was in 2010.
Waldron has shrunk 5.9% since the year 2000. Waldron, Arkansas's growth is below average. 75% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|5953||Mingo Junction, Ohio||3,323||-8.1%|
|5954||West Lake Hills, Texas||3,322||6.3%|
|5960||Spencer, North Carolina||3,315||-1.2%|
|5961||Wallace, North Carolina||3,315||-1.0%|
|5963||Union Springs, Alabama||3,314||-32.2%|
The total voting age population of Waldron, Arkansas, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 2,418. The voting age population is 47.1% male and 52.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 18.3% of the residents of Waldron are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Waldron are 86.5% White, 9.2% Other, 2.8% Two or more races, 0.9% Asian, 0.5% American Indian and 0.1% Black. Additionally, 13.6% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Waldron, 26.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 26.0%. On a per-household basis, 20.1% of families are below the poverty line in Waldron.
Among those aged 16 and older, 54.2% of Waldron residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 73.9% of Waldron residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 7.4% have a bachelor's degree and 4.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Waldron residents aged 5 and older, 8.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 7.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.0% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.6% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Waldron is 11.0%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Waldron, 14.3% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Waldron is $27,465.
In Waldron, 52.9% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 47.1% of housing units in Waldron.
Of all the housing units in Waldron, 4.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Waldron, 5.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 100 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Waldron is $533.
In Waldron, 51.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.