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

About Fountain Prairie, AR

Fountain Prairie, AR is located in Ashley County in the state of Arkansas.

The total City Population for Fountain Prairie is about 2,857 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 7,552.

The Average Home Value is $68,600.00, which is roughly 25% lower than the Average Home Value of $91,557.00 for the state of Arkansas, and roughly 64% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $44,355.00, 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 Fountain Prairie 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

Ashley County voted Republican in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 61.7% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Republican: 70%
Democratic: 26.81%
Other: 2.76%
Libertarian: 0.32%
Green: 0.11%


Nearby Locations

Crossett, AR (7.36 mi.)
Fountain Hill, AR (11.05 mi.)
Wilmot, AR (18.75 mi.)
Parkdale, AR (19.50 mi.)
Portland, AR (19.80 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 71646
Latitude : 33.222038
Longitude : -91.811637
TimeZone : Central (GMT -06:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : South
Average Elevation : 179 ft.
Area Code(s) : 870

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.59
Male Population Estimate : 45.02%
Female Population Estimate : 44.44%
Median Age : 38.1
Male Median Age : 37.1
Female Median Age : 39.2

White Population Estimate : 68.17%
Black Population Estimate : 14.80%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 8.67%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.16%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.04%
Indian Population Estimate : 0.83%
Other Population Estimate : 6.58%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fountain Prairie specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Ashley County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Ashley County: About 321 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Ashley County is about 53% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 10% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.