Statewide Claims to Fame

Hot Springs is 5th in Arkansas out of 53 other cities in Retail accommodation and food service sales

Hot Springs is 6th in Arkansas out of 60 other cities in Retail sales

Hot Springs is 6th in Arkansas out of 62 other cities in Residents 65 or older

Hot Springs is 7th in Arkansas out of 60 other cities in Total businesses (including small businesses)

Hot Springs is 8th in Arkansas out of 58 other cities in Retail sales per capita

Hot Springs is 8th in Arkansas out of 62 other cities in Race - Two or More

Hot Springs is 8th in Arkansas out of 62 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

Hot Springs is 10th in Arkansas out of 62 other cities in Households

Hot Springs is 10th in Arkansas out of 62 other cities in Housing units

Hot Springs is 11th in Arkansas out of 60 other cities in Current population (2012)

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Hot Springs Rank Arkansas US
Current population (2012) 35,478 11th 2,949,131 313,914,040
Size in square miles 35.0 13th 52,035.5 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 1,005.1 26th 56 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Hot Springs Rank Arkansas US
Residents younger than 5 6.0% 55th 6.6% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 20.6% 55th 24.1% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 21.3% 6th 15.0% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Hot Springs Rank Arkansas US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 81.0% 39th 82.7% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 19.5% 29th 19.6% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Hot Springs Rank Arkansas US
Race - White 75.4% 32nd 80.0% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 16.8% 26th 15.6% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 0.6% 27th 0.9% 1.2%
Race - Asian 0.9% 27th 1.4% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.0% 53rd 0.3% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.0% 8th 1.8% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 7.5% 16th 6.8% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 71.8% 32nd 73.9% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Hot Springs Rank Arkansas US
Female residents 52.7% 23rd 50.9% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 6.6% 16th 4.4% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Hot Springs Rank Arkansas US
Housing units 18,947 10th 1,324,369 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 29.3% 8th 15.2% 25.9%
Households 15,427 10th 1,121,386 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 56.1% 39th 67.5% 66.1%
Home median value $112,000 30th $105,100 $186,200
People per household 2.2 59th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Hot Springs Rank Arkansas US
Income per capita $20,828 29th $21,833 $27,915
Income per household $31,643 41st $40,149 $52,762
Income below poverty line 23.1% 23rd 18.4% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Hot Springs Rank Arkansas US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 4,593 7th 238,994 27,092,908
Retail sales $1,183,984 6th $32,974,282 $3,3917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $30,423 8th $11,602 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $168,868 5th $3,559,795 $613,795,732

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