StatisticHughesArkansasNational
Population1,4143,017,825328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)6255891
Median age35.337.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1847%42%43%
Speak English100%93%79%
Speak Spanish0%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Hughes is 977% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Hughes is 6% lower than Arkansas
  • In Hughes 24.89% of the population is White
  • In Hughes 71.92% of the population is Black
  • In Hughes 1.27% of the population is Asian

Compare Hughes, AR Demographics

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      Hughes population breakdown by race

      RaceHughesArkansasNational
      White24.89%77.72%73.35%
      Black71.92%15.52%12.63%
      Asian1.27%1.40%5.22%
      American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race0.21%2.23%3.06%
      Other race1.70%2.28%4.75%
      In Hughes, 1.7% 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

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      Hughes age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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