Mena, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
5,524
Unemployment
13.2%
Poverty
30.0%
Median Home
$87,200
Median Income
$38,778
Median Rent
$651

Mena SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
3/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
5
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
9.5

Mena, AR Crime Report

224
Total Crimes
4,101.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
74.84%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Mena
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 224 4,101.8 3,285.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 14 256.4 671.9 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 10.6 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 52.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 7 128.2 535.8 279.7
Property Crime 210 3,845.4 2,613.4 1,958.2
Burglary 20 366.2 523.1 314.2
Larceny 183 3,351.0 1,828.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 7 128.2 261.8 246.0

Mena, AR Cost Of Living

79
Mena's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Mena Arkansas National Average
Overall 79 85 100
Services 105 97 100
Groceries 91 92 100
Health 88 88 100
Housing 46 66 100
Transportation 81 87 100
Utilities 94 93 100

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Rankings for Mena in Arkansas

Map Of Mena, AR

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Population over time in Mena

Year Population % Change
2020 5,524 -1.3%
2019 5,597 -0.3%
2018 5,612 -1.1%
2017 5,674 -0.3%
2016 5,692 -0.2%
2015 5,701 -0.5%
2014 5,732 -0.1%
2013 5,735 -0.1%
2012 5,742 -0.5%
2011 5,768 -

Race / Ethnicity in Mena

White
92.4% (5,106)
African American
0.4% (20)
American Indian
1.5% (82)
Asian
0.9% (48)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (26)
Two Or More
2.0% (112)
Hispanic
2.4% (130)
Race Mena AR USA
White 92.4% 71.6% 60.1%
African American 0.4% 15.1% 12.2%
American Indian 1.5% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.9% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 2.0% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 2.4% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Mena

Female
55.6% (3,074)
Male
44.4% (2,449)
Gender Mena AR USA
Female 55.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 44.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Mena for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (165)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (497)
High School / GED
39.0% (2,154)
Some College
28.0% (1,546)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (386)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (497)
Master's Degree
4.0% (220)
Professional Degree
1.0% (55)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Mena AR USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 39.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 28.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Mena, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
6.6% (36,276)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.3% (62,545)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (62,795)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.4% (79,557)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.8% (115,083)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (101,823)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.4% (51,787)
$100,000 to $149,999
2.3% (12,509)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (13,759)
$200,000 or more
2.9% (16,261)
Income Mena AR USA
Less than $10,000 6.6% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.3% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 11.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.4% 11.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.8% 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.4% 11.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 2.3% 11.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 4.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 2.9% 4.0% 8.3%

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