Pocahontas, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
6,528
Unemployment
4.9%
Poverty
23.2%
Median Home
$80,100
Median Income
$34,628
Median Rent
$620

Pocahontas SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
8.5

Pocahontas, AR Crime Report

259
Total Crimes
3,896.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
57.33%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Pocahontas
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 259 3,896.5 3,442.7 2,476.7
Violent Crime 43 646.9 584.6 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 8.0 5.0
Robbery 1 15.0 51.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 21 315.9 447.8 250.2
Property Crime 216 3,249.6 2,858.0 2,109.9
Burglary 31 466.4 599.6 340.5
Larceny 171 2,572.6 2,012.6 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 210.6 245.9 219.9

Pocahontas, AR Cost Of Living

78
Pocahontas's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Pocahontas Arkansas National Average
Overall 78 84 100
Services 96 95 100
Groceries 91 90 100
Health 87 86 100
Housing 46 65 100
Transportation 82 83 100
Utilities 87 91 100

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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
2019 6,528 0.3%
2018 6,506 0.7%
2017 6,459 -0.2%
2016 6,470 -0.7%
2015 6,516 -0.4%
2014 6,543 -0.7%
2013 6,591 -0.4%
2012 6,617 0.1%
2011 6,608 0.0%
2010 6,608 -

Race / Ethnicity in Pocahontas

White
92.1% (6,011)
African American
1.9% (127)
American Indian
0.1% (6)
Asian
0.3% (18)
Hawaiian
0.9% (57)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
2.4% (158)
Hispanic
2.3% (151)
Race Pocahontas AR USA
White 92.1% 72.4% 60.7%
African American 1.9% 15.2% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.3% 1.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.9% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.4% 2.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 2.3% 7.5% 18.0%

Gender in Pocahontas

Female
52.1% (3,398)
Male
47.9% (3,130)
Gender Pocahontas AR USA
Female 52.1% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.9% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pocahontas for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (456)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (652)
High School / GED
37.0% (2,415)
Some College
21.0% (1,370)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (718)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (587)
Master's Degree
4.0% (261)
Professional Degree
1.0% (65)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Pocahontas AR USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 8.0%
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 Pocahontas, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
7.6% (49,648)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.7% (76,255)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (99,297)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.9% (103,811)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.7% (102,623)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (128,992)
$75,000 to $99,999
4.4% (28,744)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.1% (46,323)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.0% (6,651)
$200,000 or more
1.6% (10,452)
Income Pocahontas AR USA
Less than $10,000 7.6% 7.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.7% 6.0% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 12.3% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.9% 11.6% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.7% 14.5% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 18.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 4.4% 11.2% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.1% 11.3% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.0% 3.7% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.6% 3.6% 7.7%

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