Blytheville, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Blytheville, Arkansas Info Snack

Population
14,011
Unemployment
9.5%
Poverty
27.1%
Median Home
$79,400
Median Income
$38,765
Median Rent
$639

Blytheville SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
8
Education
6
Commute
9.5

Blytheville, AR Crime Report

738
Total Crimes
5,479.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
121.25%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Blytheville
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 738 5,479.7 3,442.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 109 809.3 584.6 366.7
Murder 10 74.3 8.0 5.0
Robbery 16 118.8 51.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 78 579.2 447.8 250.2
Property Crime 629 4,670.3 2,858.0 2,109.9
Burglary 98 727.7 599.6 340.5
Larceny 528 3,920.4 2,012.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 3 22.3 245.9 219.9

Blytheville, AR Cost Of Living

79
Blytheville's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Blytheville Arkansas National Average
Overall 79 84 100
Services 96 95 100
Groceries 91 90 100
Health 87 86 100
Housing 50 65 100
Transportation 82 83 100
Utilities 87 91 100

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
2019 14,011 -2.0%
2018 14,298 -2.0%
2017 14,588 -1.8%
2016 14,849 -1.6%
2015 15,090 -1.1%
2014 15,251 -1.4%
2013 15,465 -1.0%
2012 15,614 -0.7%
2011 15,718 -1.0%
2010 15,874 -

Race / Ethnicity in Blytheville

White
28.8% (4,031)
African American
62.4% (8,745)
American Indian
0.0% (0)
Asian
1.1% (148)
Hawaiian
0.1% (20)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.6% (648)
Hispanic
3.0% (419)
Race Blytheville AR USA
White 28.8% 72.4% 60.7%
African American 62.4% 15.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 1.1% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.6% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.0% 7.5% 18.0%

Gender in Blytheville

Female
56.1% (7,857)
Male
43.9% (6,154)
Gender Blytheville AR USA
Female 56.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 43.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Blytheville for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (980)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (1,260)
High School / GED
35.0% (4,903)
Some College
23.0% (3,222)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (980)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,401)
Master's Degree
6.0% (840)
Professional Degree
1.0% (140)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (280)
Education Blytheville AR USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 8.0%
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 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Blytheville, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
11.6% (162,482)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.6% (79,018)
$15,000 to $24,999
17.0% (237,549)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.6% (162,482)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (199,769)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.1% (253,600)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.9% (138,529)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.1% (112,848)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.0% (28,397)
$200,000 or more
1.9% (26,421)
Income Blytheville AR USA
Less than $10,000 11.6% 7.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.6% 6.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 17.0% 12.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.6% 11.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 14.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.1% 18.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.9% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.1% 11.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.0% 3.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.9% 3.6% 7.7%

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