Thornton demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)3335591
Median age33.637.737.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%58%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%42%43%
Speak English99%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%5%13%
Thornton, AR has a population of 641 and is the 18,020th largest city in the United States. The population density is 333 per sq mi which is 501% higher than the Arkansas average and 268% higher than the national average. The median age in Thornton is 34 which is approximately 11% lower than the Arkansas average of 38. In Thornton, 48% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 99% speak English and 1% speak Spanish. 93% of Thornton residents were born in Arkansas, 7% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 0% were foreign born.
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  • The population density in Thornton is 501% higher than Arkansas.
  • The median age in Thornton is 11% lower than Arkansas.
  • In Thornton 58.35% of the population is White.
  • In Thornton 39.47% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Thornton 0.00% of the population is Asian.

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Thornton population breakdown by race

Black or African American39.47%15.52%12.63%
American Indian0.00%0.63%0.82%
Native Hawaiian0.00%0.23%0.18%
Mixed race2.18%2.23%3.06%
Other race0.00%2.28%4.75%
In Thornton, 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.

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