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

About Elkins, AR

Elkins, AR is located in Washington County in the state of Arkansas.

The total City Population for Elkins is about 3,487 with about 332 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 6,506.

The Average Home Value is $136,600.00, which is roughly 33% higher than the Average Home Value of $91,557.00 for the state of Arkansas, and roughly 28% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $53,625.00, which is roughly 25% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $40,120.00 for the state of Arkansas, and roughly 7% lower than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Elkins is about 4.9%.

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

Washington County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a significant difference of 7.74% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 50.39%
Democratic: 46.49%
Libertarian: 1.5%
Other: 1.28%
Green: 0.33%


Nearby Locations

Fayetteville, AR (7.86 mi.)
Hindsville, AR (9.38 mi.)
Wesley, AR (10.07 mi.)
Wheeler, AR (11.66 mi.)
Bethel Hts, AR (12.15 mi.)
Bethel Heights, AR (12.15 mi.)
Springdale, AR (13.06 mi.)
West Fork, AR (13.56 mi.)
Farmington, AR (13.57 mi.)
Huntsville, AR (14.76 mi.)
Lowell, AR (16.10 mi.)
Combs, AR (17.28 mi.)
Winslow, AR (17.75 mi.)
Little Flock, AR (18.75 mi.)
Rogers, AR (18.75 mi.)
Prairie Grove, AR (18.81 mi.)
Cave Springs, AR (19.30 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 72727
Latitude : 36.007824
Longitude : -93.993217
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 1412 ft.
Area Code(s) : 479

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.63
Male Population Estimate : 43.39%
Female Population Estimate : 43.58%
Median Age : 37.3
Male Median Age : 36.3
Female Median Age : 38.1

White Population Estimate : 82.88%
Black Population Estimate : 0.72%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.24%
Asian Population Estimate : 1.28%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.11%
Indian Population Estimate : 2.24%
Other Population Estimate : 2.11%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Elkins specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Washington County: About 3 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Washington County: About 455 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Washington County is about 29% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 37% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.