Reader demographics profile

StatisticReaderArkansasNational
Population1552,968,472318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)665591
Median age49.937.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)65%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 180%42%43%
Speak English100%93%79%
Speak Spanish0%5%13%
Reader, AR has a population of 155 and is the 25,517th largest city in the United States. The population density is 66 per sq mi which is 20% higher than the Arkansas average and 27% lower than the national average. The median age in Reader is 50 which is approximately 32% higher than the Arkansas average of 38. In Reader, 65% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 100% speak English and 0% speak Spanish. 83% of Reader residents were born in Arkansas, 17% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
For Sale
For Rent

Find real estate listings

Find rental listings

Did you know?

  • The population density in Reader is 20% higher than Arkansas.
  • The median age in Reader is 32% higher than Arkansas.
  • In Reader 12.90% of the population is White.
  • In Reader 87.10% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Reader 0.00% of the population is Asian.

Compare Reader, AR Demographics To Other Cities

Reader population breakdown by race

RaceReaderArkansasNational
White12.90%77.72%73.35%
Black or African American87.10%15.52%12.63%
Asian0.00%1.40%5.22%
American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
Mixed race0.00%2.23%3.06%
Other race0.00%2.28%4.75%
In Reader, 0.0% 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.

Languages spoken

Place of birth by citizenship

Household income distribution

Source of income

Reader age breakdown

Marital status

Age of children in married couples

Source: The Reader, AR demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).
Are you looking to buy or sell?
What style of home are you
What is your
$100K$250K$500K$750K$1M+
When are you looking to
ASAP1-3 mos.3-6 mos.6-9 mos.1 yr+
Connect with top real estate agents
By submitting this form, you consent to receive text messages, emails, and/or calls (may be recorded; and may be direct, autodialed or use pre-recorded/artificial voices even if on the Do Not Call list) from AreaVibes or our partner real estate professionals and their network of service providers, about your inquiry or the home purchase/rental process. Messaging and/or data rates may apply. Consent is not a requirement or condition to receive real estate services. You hereby further confirm that checking this box creates an electronic signature with the same effect as a handwritten signature.