Blytheville, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Blytheville, Arkansas Info Snack

Population
13,735
Unemployment
12.1%
Poverty
25.7%
Median Home
$81,900
Median Income
$40,329
Median Rent
$665

Blytheville SnackAbility

2
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
2
Amenities
8
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Blytheville, AR Crime Report

863
Total Crimes
6,518.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
177.86%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Blytheville
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 863 6,518.6 3,285.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 158 1,193.4 671.9 387.8
Murder 18 136.0 10.6 6.5
Robbery 21 158.6 52.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 109 823.3 535.8 279.7
Property Crime 705 5,325.2 2,613.4 1,958.2
Burglary 83 626.9 523.1 314.2
Larceny 600 4,532.1 1,828.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 22 166.2 261.8 246.0

Blytheville, AR Cost Of Living

82
Blytheville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Blytheville Arkansas National Average
Overall 82 85 100
Services 101 97 100
Groceries 89 92 100
Health 92 88 100
Housing 50 66 100
Transportation 87 87 100
Utilities 89 93 100

Blytheville, AR Photos

Blytheville Greyhound Bus Station
Source: Public Domain

Rankings for Blytheville in Arkansas

Map Of Blytheville, AR

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Population over time in Blytheville

Year Population % Change
2020 13,735 -3.9%
2019 14,298 -2.0%
2018 14,588 -1.8%
2017 14,849 -1.6%
2016 15,090 -1.1%
2015 15,251 -1.4%
2014 15,465 -1.0%
2013 15,614 -0.7%
2012 15,718 -1.0%
2011 15,874 -

Race / Ethnicity in Blytheville

White
30.3% (4,168)
African American
62.4% (8,571)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
0.8% (109)
Hawaiian
0.1% (20)
Other
0.2% (21)
Two Or More
1.8% (252)
Hispanic
4.3% (594)
Race Blytheville AR USA
White 30.3% 71.6% 60.1%
African American 62.4% 15.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.8% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 1.8% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 4.3% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Blytheville

Female
57.0% (7,828)
Male
43.0% (5,906)
Gender Blytheville AR USA
Female 57.0% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 43.0% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Blytheville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (961)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,098)
High School / GED
37.0% (5,081)
Some College
21.0% (2,884)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,236)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,373)
Master's Degree
6.0% (824)
Professional Degree
1.0% (137)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (137)
Education Blytheville AR USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Blytheville, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
10.3% (141,791)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (75,764)
$15,000 to $24,999
16.9% (232,281)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (161,741)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.0% (219,693)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (232,993)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (109,252)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (126,590)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.7% (23,750)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (49,638)
Income Blytheville AR USA
Less than $10,000 10.3% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 16.9% 11.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 11.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.0% 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 11.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 11.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.7% 4.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 4.0% 8.3%

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