Pocahontas, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Pocahontas, Arkansas Info Snack

Population
6,582
Unemployment
4.3%
Poverty
19.2%
Median Home
$78,400
Median Income
$42,400
Median Rent
$658

Pocahontas SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8.5
Diversity
6
Safety
3
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
9

Pocahontas, AR Crime Report

297
Total Crimes
4,468.2
Total Crimes / 100k People
90.46%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pocahontas
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 297 4,468.2 3,285.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 42 631.9 671.9 387.8
Murder 1 15.0 10.6 6.5
Robbery 1 15.0 52.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 25 376.1 535.8 279.7
Property Crime 255 3,836.3 2,613.4 1,958.2
Burglary 41 616.8 523.1 314.2
Larceny 196 2,948.7 1,828.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 18 270.8 261.8 246.0

Pocahontas, AR Cost Of Living

81
Pocahontas's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pocahontas Arkansas National Average
Overall 81 85 100
Services 102 97 100
Groceries 90 92 100
Health 91 88 100
Housing 44 66 100
Transportation 89 87 100
Utilities 86 93 100

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Rankings for Pocahontas in Arkansas

Map Of Pocahontas, AR

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Population over time in Pocahontas

Year Population % Change
2020 6,582 1.2%
2019 6,506 0.7%
2018 6,459 -0.2%
2017 6,470 -0.7%
2016 6,516 -0.4%
2015 6,543 -0.7%
2014 6,591 -0.4%
2013 6,617 0.1%
2012 6,608 0.0%
2011 6,608 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pocahontas

White
87.1% (5,735)
African American
1.6% (106)
American Indian
0.0% (2)
Asian
0.9% (57)
Hawaiian
1.7% (111)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.6% (367)
Hispanic
3.1% (204)
Race Pocahontas AR USA
White 87.1% 71.6% 60.1%
African American 1.6% 15.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.0% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.9% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 1.7% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.6% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.1% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Pocahontas

Female
51.5% (3,390)
Male
48.5% (3,191)
Gender Pocahontas AR USA
Female 51.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pocahontas for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (460)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (658)
High School / GED
35.0% (2,303)
Some College
20.0% (1,316)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (789)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (658)
Master's Degree
3.0% (197)
Professional Degree
1.0% (65)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (131)
Education Pocahontas AR USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Pocahontas, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
8.8% (58,076)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.9% (78,391)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.3% (94,165)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.8% (77,674)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.3% (81,259)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.9% (151,046)
$75,000 to $99,999
6.5% (42,780)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.9% (58,315)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (7,408)
$200,000 or more
1.4% (9,081)
Income Pocahontas AR USA
Less than $10,000 8.8% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.9% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.3% 11.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.8% 11.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.3% 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.9% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 6.5% 11.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.9% 11.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 4.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.4% 4.0% 8.3%

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