Current Black Or African American Population demographics in Arkansas 2020, 2019 by gender and age


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population totals

Total Black Or African American population in Arkansas

Total Population:449,895
Male Population:213,744
Female Population:236,151

median age by sex

Median age of Black Or African American in Arkansas

Both sexes30


sex by age for the population in households

Population of Black Or African American in households in Arkansas

Total Population:429,105
Male Population:197,991
Under 5 years:18,675
5 to 9 years:18,379
10 to 14 years:18,770
15 to 17 years:11,463
18 and 19 years:6,932
20 years:3,210
21 years:3,111
22 to 24 years:8,533
25 to 29 years:13,498
30 to 34 years:12,452
35 to 39 years:11,515
40 to 44 years:11,299
45 to 49 years:12,930
50 to 54 years:13,166
55 to 59 years:11,624
60 and 61 years:3,923
62 to 64 years:4,574
65 and 66 years:2,359
67 to 69 years:2,910
70 to 74 years:3,603
75 to 79 years:2,328
80 to 84 years:1,500
85 years and over:1,237
Female Population:231,114
Under 5 years:18,315
5 to 9 years:17,649
10 to 14 years:18,728
15 to 17 years:11,599
18 and 19 years:7,059
20 years:3,688
21 years:3,454
22 to 24 years:10,317
25 to 29 years:17,325
30 to 34 years:16,342
35 to 39 years:14,866
40 to 44 years:14,416
45 to 49 years:16,130
50 to 54 years:16,099
55 to 59 years:13,838
60 and 61 years:4,516
62 to 64 years:5,325
65 and 66 years:2,866
67 to 69 years:3,699
70 to 74 years:5,052
75 to 79 years:3,894
80 to 84 years:3,016
85 years and over:2,921

average population of home by age

Average Black Or African American household size in Arkansas

Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

household type

Number of Black Or African American occupied homes in Arkansas

Family led homes:108,775
Husband-wife family:45,989
Other family:62,786
Population of male led with no wife present:9,709
Population female led with no husband present:53,077
Population of Nonfamily homes:59,103
Population living alone:51,285
Population not living alone:7,818

population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes of Black Or African American in Arkansas with people under 18 years old:

Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:68,206
Population of family homes:67,638
Husband-wife family:22,481
Under 6 years only:4,107
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:5,504
6 to 17 years only:12,870
Other family:45,157
Male householder, no wife present:5,674
Under 6 years only:1,665
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:1,000
6 to 17 years only:3,009
Female led with no husband present:39,483
Under 6 years only:9,601
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:9,661
6 to 17 years only:20,221
Nonfamily households:568
Male led households:370
Under 6 years only:95
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:42
6 to 17 years only:233
Female led householder:198
Under 6 years only:58
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:18
6 to 17 years only:122
Households with no people under 18 years:99,672
Family households:41,137
Husband-wife family:23,508
Other family:17,629
Male led with no wife present:4,035
Female led with no husband present:13,594
Nonfamily households:58,535
Male led householder:27,715
Female led householder:30,820

type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number of Black Or African American led homes in Arkansas, by type

Total Home Population:167,878
Population of Family homes:108,775
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:7,592
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:23,719
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:23,619
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:23,067
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:9,824
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:7,319
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:8,323
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:4,055
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,257
Population of  Nonfamily Homes:59,103
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:5,408
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:8,354
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:7,557
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:12,935
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:6,808
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:5,376
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:6,640
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:4,212
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,813

population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

Black Or African American households in Arkansas containing people over 60

Total Population:167,878
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:43,271
1-person household:17,106
2-or-more-person household:26,165
Family households:24,966
Nonfamily households:1,199
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:124,607
1-person household:34,179
2-or-more-person household:90,428
Family homes:83,809
Nonfamily homes:6,619

population of multigenerational homes

Black Or African American homes in Arkansas with multiple generations.

Total Population:167,878
Home has three or more generations:10,999
Home does not have three or more generations:156,879

presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried Black Or African American population in Arkansas under 18 years old in homes

Total Population:133,455
Unmarried partner of home lead present:13,442
In family homes:13,061
Population of male led and male partner homes:241
Population of male led and female partner households:3,558
Population of female led and female partner households:531
Population of female led and male partner households:8,731
In nonfamily homes:381
Population of male led and male partner homes:9
Population of male led and female partner homes:334
Population of female led and female partner homes:15
Population of female led and male partner homes:23
No unmarried partner of home lead present:120,013
In family homes:119,642
Population of husband-wife family homes:43,768
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:5,455
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:70,419
In nonfamily homes:371

population in families by age

Population in Black Or African American families living in Arkansas

Total Population:347,993
Population Under 18 years:131,600
Population 18 years and over:216,393

tenure of people in homes

How long Black Or African American in Arkansas have lived in one place.

Population of Owner occupied homes:76,542
Family home:54,680
Nonfamily homess:21,862
Male led home:9,802
Living alone:8,614
Not living alone:1,188
Female led home:12,060
Living alone:11,147
Not living alone:913
Population of Renter occupied homes:91,336
Family run homes:54,095
Husband-wife family:13,825
Other family:40,270
Male led with no wife present:5,411
Female led with no husband present:34,859
Nonfamily Homes:37,241
Male led homes:18,283
Male living alone:15,107
Male not living alone:3,176
Female led homes:18,958
Females living alone:16,417
Females not living alone:2,541