Central City demographics profile

StatisticCentral CityArkansasNational
Population density (sq mi)2315591
Median age47.337.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1829%42%43%
Speak English91%93%79%
Speak Spanish8%5%13%
Central City, AR has a population of 514 and is the 19,365th largest city in the United States. The population density is 231 per sq mi which is 316% higher than the Arkansas average and 155% higher than the national average. The median age in Central City is 47 which is approximately 25% higher than the Arkansas average of 38. In Central City, 62% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 8% speak Spanish. 67% of Central City residents were born in Arkansas, 29% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 4% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Central City is 316% higher than Arkansas.
  • The median age in Central City is 25% higher than Arkansas.
  • In Central City 91.25% of the population is White.
  • In Central City 0.00% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Central City 0.58% of the population is Asian.

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Central City population breakdown by race

RaceCentral CityArkansasNational
Black or African American0.00%15.52%12.63%
American Indian1.75%0.63%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
Mixed race1.95%2.23%3.06%
Other race4.47%2.28%4.75%
In Central City, 8.0% 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.

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