StatisticDamascusArkansasNational
Population4553,017,825328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2475891
Median age28.137.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1862%42%43%
Speak English99%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Damascus is 325% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Damascus is 25% lower than Arkansas
  • In Damascus 94.73% of the population is White
  • In Damascus 0.22% of the population is Black
  • In Damascus 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Damascus, AR Demographics

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      Damascus population breakdown by race

      RaceDamascusArkansasNational
      White94.73%77.72%73.35%
      Black0.22%15.52%12.63%
      Asian0.00%1.40%5.22%
      American Indian1.54%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race1.32%2.23%3.06%
      Other race2.20%2.28%4.75%
      In Damascus, 3.5% 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

      Damascus age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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