AR

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

About Central City, AR

Central City, AR is located in Sebastian County in the state of Arkansas.

The total City Population for Central City is about 502 with about 87 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 34,742.

The Average Home Value is $124,000.00, which is roughly 26% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,557.00 for the state of Arkansas, and roughly 34% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,449.50, which is roughly 10% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $40,120.00 for the state of Arkansas, and roughly 23% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Central City is about 3.6%.

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

Sebastian County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 53.57% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 66.18%
Democratic: 30.73%
Libertarian: 1.71%
Other: 1.17%
Green: 0.21%


Nearby Locations

Hot Springs, AR (7.94 mi.)
Pearcy, AR (9.90 mi.)
Rockport, AR (12.96 mi.)
Malvern, AR (12.96 mi.)
Lonsdale, AR (13.23 mi.)
Bismarck, AR (14.34 mi.)
Royal, AR (15.30 mi.)
Buckville, AR (18.21 mi.)
Jessieville, AR (18.21 mi.)
Bonnerdale, AR (19.17 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 71901, 72941
Latitude : 35.374814
Longitude : -94.182479
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 372 ft.
Area Code(s) : 479, 501

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.48
Male Population Estimate : 49.07%
Female Population Estimate : 50.93%
Median Age : 39.8
Male Median Age : 38.5
Female Median Age : 41.1

White Population Estimate : 84.00%
Black Population Estimate : 12.87%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.39%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.06%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.14%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.03%
Other Population Estimate : 2.87%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Central City specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Sebastian County: About 6 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Sebastian County: About 636 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Sebastian County is about 32% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 55% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.