StatisticDowntownLittle RockArkansas
Population density (sq mi)1,7581,66458
Median age40.735.937.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a48%58%
Families w/ Kids under 1823%43%42%
Speak Englishn/a90%93%
Speak Spanishn/a6%5%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown is 6% higher than Little Rock
  • The median age in Downtown is 13% higher than Little Rock
  • In Downtown 44.30% of the population is White
  • In Downtown 52.18% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown 0.54% of the population is Asian

Compare Little Rock, AR Demographics


      Downtown population breakdown by race

      RaceDowntownLittle RockArkansas
      American Indian0.25%0.25%0.63%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.04%0.23%
      Mixed race1.77%2.25%2.23%
      Other race0.95%1.62%2.28%
      In Downtown, 6.8% 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

      Downtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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