Population density (sq mi)8865891
Median age38.937.737.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1841%42%43%
Speak English97%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Pocahontas is 1428% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Pocahontas is 3% higher than Arkansas
  • In Pocahontas 96.20% of the population is White
  • In Pocahontas 2.21% of the population is Black
  • In Pocahontas 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Pocahontas, AR Demographics


      Pocahontas population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.34%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race0.94%2.23%3.06%
      Other race0.31%2.28%4.75%
      In Pocahontas, 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

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Pocahontas age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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