AR

National Population : 333,590,059
Arkansas State Population : 3,101,839

About Baxter, AR

Baxter, AR is located in Chicot County in the state of Arkansas.

The total City Population for Baxter is about 2,316 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,794.

The Average Home Value is $62,000.00, which is roughly 32% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,557.00 for the state of Arkansas, and roughly 67% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $32,292.00, which is roughly 20% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $40,120.00 for the state of Arkansas, and roughly 44% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Baxter is about .

Arkansas is ranked #34 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 30.43 out of 100.

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Voting

Chicot County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 22.48% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 55.08%
Republican: 42.7%
Other: 1.68%
Libertarian: 0.41%
Green: 0.12%


Nearby Locations

Mc Gehee, AR (9.16 mi.)
McGehee, AR (9.16 mi.)
Tillar, AR (11.79 mi.)
Montrose, AR (15.82 mi.)
Jennie, AR (16.05 mi.)
Lake Village, AR (16.05 mi.)
Pickens, AR (19.87 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 71638
Latitude : 33.514929
Longitude : -91.406691
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 131 ft.
Area Code(s) : 870

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.37
Male Population Estimate : 53.72%
Female Population Estimate : 46.28%
Median Age : 41.1
Male Median Age : 37.7
Female Median Age : 45.6

White Population Estimate : 37.27%
Black Population Estimate : 61.20%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 1.87%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.63%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.53%
Other Population Estimate : 1.13%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Baxter specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Chicot County: About 13 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Chicot County: About 367 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Chicot County is about 70% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 22% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.