Population density (sq mi)6035891
Median age35.837.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1839%42%43%
Speak English97%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Fordyce is 939% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Fordyce is 5% lower than Arkansas
  • In Fordyce 40.06% of the population is White
  • In Fordyce 54.57% of the population is Black
  • In Fordyce 2.73% of the population is Asian

Compare Fordyce, AR Demographics


      Fordyce population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race1.78%2.23%3.06%
      Other race0.85%2.28%4.75%
      In Fordyce, 1.2% 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

      Fordyce age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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