Hot Springs demographics profile

StatisticHot SpringsArkansasNational
Population density (sq mi)1,0105591
Median age42.137.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1836%42%43%
Speak English91%93%79%
Speak Spanish7%5%13%
Hot Springs, AR has a population of 36,711 and is the 1,146th largest city in the United States. The population density is 1,010 per sq mi which is 1720% higher than the Arkansas average and 1014% higher than the national average. The median age in Hot Springs is 42 which is approximately 12% higher than the Arkansas average of 38. In Hot Springs, 52% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 91% speak English and 7% speak Spanish. 59% of Hot Springs residents were born in Arkansas, 35% were born out of state, 1% were born outside of the United States and 6% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Hot Springs is 1720% higher than Arkansas.
  • The median age in Hot Springs is 12% higher than Arkansas.
  • In Hot Springs 73.58% of the population is White.
  • In Hot Springs 17.82% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Hot Springs 1.10% of the population is Asian.

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Hot Springs population breakdown by race

RaceHot SpringsArkansasNational
Black or African American17.82%15.52%12.63%
American Indian0.72%0.63%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.02%0.23%0.18%
Mixed race2.33%2.23%3.06%
Other race4.43%2.28%4.75%
In Hot Springs, 8.1% 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 Hot Springs, AR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
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