StatisticDes ArcArkansasNational
Population1,8553,017,825328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)8825891
Median age46.337.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)58%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1831%42%43%
Speak English100%93%79%
Speak Spanish0%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Des Arc is 1421% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Des Arc is 23% higher than Arkansas
  • In Des Arc 84.42% of the population is White
  • In Des Arc 12.45% of the population is Black
  • In Des Arc 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Des Arc, AR Demographics

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      Des Arc population breakdown by race

      RaceDes ArcArkansasNational
      White84.42%77.72%73.35%
      Black12.45%15.52%12.63%
      Asian0.00%1.40%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race2.64%2.23%3.06%
      Other race0.49%2.28%4.75%
      In Des Arc, 0.8% 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

      Des Arc age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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