Population density (sq mi)1,1675891
Median age32.637.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)71%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%42%43%
Speak English94%93%79%
Speak Spanish6%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lavaca is 1912% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Lavaca is 14% lower than Arkansas
  • In Lavaca 90.35% of the population is White
  • In Lavaca 0.50% of the population is Black
  • In Lavaca 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Lavaca, AR Demographics


      Lavaca population breakdown by race

      American Indian5.21%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race2.20%2.23%3.06%
      Other race1.74%2.28%4.75%
      In Lavaca, 8.9% 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

      Lavaca age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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