Population density (sq mi)7205891
Median age34.937.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1838%42%43%
Speak English96%93%79%
Speak Spanish4%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Blytheville is 1141% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Blytheville is 7% lower than Arkansas
  • In Blytheville 39.36% of the population is White
  • In Blytheville 59.06% of the population is Black
  • In Blytheville 0.22% of the population is Asian

Compare Blytheville, AR Demographics


      Blytheville population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.04%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race0.55%2.23%3.06%
      Other race0.77%2.28%4.75%
      In Blytheville, 3.2% 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

      Blytheville age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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