Walnut Ridge, AR
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
5,104
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
15.8%
Median Home
$80,700
Median Income
$48,266
Median Rent
$556

Walnut Ridge SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
3
Affordability
9.5
Diversity
5
Safety
6
Amenities
6
Education
5
Commute
9

Walnut Ridge, AR Crime Report

81
Total Crimes
1,612.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
-31.26%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Walnut Ridge
/ 100k People
Arkansas
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 81 1,612.6 3,285.3 2,346.0
Violent Crime 22 438.0 671.9 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 10.6 6.5
Robbery 0 0.0 52.0 73.9
Aggravated Assault 18 358.4 535.8 279.7
Property Crime 59 1,174.6 2,613.4 1,958.2
Burglary 18 358.4 523.1 314.2
Larceny 35 696.8 1,828.5 1,398.0
Car Theft 6 119.5 261.8 246.0

Walnut Ridge, AR Cost Of Living

83
Walnut Ridge's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Walnut Ridge Arkansas National Average
Overall 83 85 100
Services 100 97 100
Groceries 93 92 100
Health 90 88 100
Housing 52 66 100
Transportation 89 87 100
Utilities 89 93 100

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Rankings for Walnut Ridge in Arkansas

Map Of Walnut Ridge, AR

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Population over time in Walnut Ridge

Year Population % Change
2020 5,104 -0.4%
2019 5,125 -0.4%
2018 5,146 9.0%
2017 4,723 -0.7%
2016 4,755 -0.9%
2015 4,800 -0.6%
2014 4,831 -0.6%
2013 4,859 -0.3%
2012 4,876 -0.1%
2011 4,882 -

Race / Ethnicity in Walnut Ridge

White
92.8% (4,738)
African American
3.1% (158)
American Indian
0.3% (14)
Asian
0.1% (5)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.5% (28)
Hispanic
3.2% (161)
Race Walnut Ridge AR USA
White 92.8% 71.6% 60.1%
African American 3.1% 15.1% 12.2%
American Indian 0.3% 0.5% 0.6%
Asian 0.1% 1.5% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.3%
Two Or More 0.5% 3.1% 2.8%
Hispanic 3.2% 7.6% 18.2%

Gender in Walnut Ridge

Female
50.9% (2,600)
Male
49.1% (2,503)
Gender Walnut Ridge AR USA
Female 50.9% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Walnut Ridge for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
9.0% (459)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (408)
High School / GED
29.0% (1,480)
Some College
34.0% (1,735)
Associate's Degree
3.0% (153)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (459)
Master's Degree
7.0% (357)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (51)
Education Walnut Ridge AR USA
< 9th Grade 9.0% 6.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 8.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 34.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 3.0% 7.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 15.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Walnut Ridge, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
7.0% (35,853)
$10,000 to $14,999
11.7% (59,670)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.3% (57,877)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.6% (54,292)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.4% (53,011)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.2% (123,438)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.0% (40,719)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.3% (57,621)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.2% (21,512)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (6,402)
Income Walnut Ridge AR USA
Less than $10,000 7.0% 7.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 11.7% 5.6% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.3% 11.9% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.6% 11.3% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.4% 14.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.2% 18.4% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.0% 11.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.3% 11.7% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.2% 4.0% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 4.0% 8.3%

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