Population density (sq mi)3915891
Median age37.737.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%42%43%
Speak English100%93%79%
Speak Spanish0%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Rison is 574% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Rison is equal to Arkansas
  • In Rison 55.78% of the population is White
  • In Rison 38.83% of the population is Black
  • In Rison 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Rison, AR Demographics


      Rison population breakdown by race

      American Indian0.24%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race5.15%2.23%3.06%
      Other race0.00%2.28%4.75%
      In Rison, 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Rison age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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