StatisticSweet HomeArkansasNational
Population density (sq mi)1505891
Median age39.637.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)29%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1821%42%43%
Speak English79%93%79%
Speak Spanish16%5%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sweet Home is 158% higher than Arkansas
  • The median age in Sweet Home is 5% higher than Arkansas
  • In Sweet Home 10.48% of the population is White
  • In Sweet Home 66.49% of the population is Black
  • In Sweet Home 4.81% of the population is Asian

Compare Sweet Home, AR Demographics


      Sweet Home population breakdown by race

      RaceSweet HomeArkansasNational
      American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
      Mixed race0.00%2.23%3.06%
      Other race18.21%2.28%4.75%
      In Sweet Home, 18.2% 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

      Sweet Home age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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