StatisticArkansas CityArkansasNational
Population density (sq mi)1,1255891
Median age39.737.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%42%43%
Speak English100%93%79%
Speak Spanish0%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Arkansas City is 1840% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Arkansas City is 5% higher than Arkansas
  • In Arkansas City 47.45% of the population is White
  • In Arkansas City 47.45% of the population is Black
  • In Arkansas City 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Arkansas City, AR Demographics


      Arkansas City population breakdown by race

      RaceArkansas CityArkansasNational
      American Indian0.55%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race4.56%2.23%3.06%
      Other race0.00%2.28%4.75%
      In Arkansas City, 0.0% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Arkansas City age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Arkansas City, AR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).