Arkansas

Population 2,949,131

Homefacts State Report

Arkansas is home to more than 2 million residents, making it the 32nd most populous of the 50 United States. Arkansas ranks 30th in total area (53,179.00 square miles) and 30th in population density (55.45 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 38 years, with 76.3% of the population 18 year and over.

According to Homefacts' records there are currently 5,251 criminal and sex offenders in Arkansas (approximately 17.81 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in Arkansas is 3.5% .

Schools view a full school report for Arkansas

1,089 Public Schools

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Crime view a full crime report for Arkansas

Search for crime activity and registered Sex Offenders in Arkansas by county or city by selecting one of the links. View a full report by visiting the Arkansas crime and registered Sex Offenders report pages.

5,251 Registered Sex Offenders found in Arkansas

A search for our database shows there are 5,251 registered Sex Offenders in Arkansas. Arkansas has a ratio of 17.81 offenders per 10,000 residents.

Our database indicates that there are 1 incarcerated Sex Offenders in Arkansas. As well as 94 offenders whose location is unknown in Arkansas due to the offenders being transient or their address being unmappable.

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Arkansas Registered Sex Offender Distribution

Registered Offenders per 10,000 population
  • > 30 per 10,000
  • 25 - 30 per 10,000
  • 20 -25 per 10,000
  • 10 - 20 per 10,000
  • < 10 per 10,000

Crime Index in Arkansas

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.

Real Estate search Arkansas real estate

Search for real estate in Arkansas by selecting one of the top for sale, foreclosure or rental markets links listed. For nearby or other top Arkansas real estate, home values or foreclosures, see our additional real estate links.

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$142,000 compared to August 2016
Median Sales Price
$132,500 compared to August 2016

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    15.1%
  • Rented
    29.6%
  • Owned
    55.4%

853 Foreclosures

median foreclosure price
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Foreclosure Status Distribution

7,409 Building Permits

Arkansas building permits average per year since 2001 is 9,661. In 2005, there was a high number of building permits with 15,880 and a low number of building permits in 2011 of 6,046. 68.42% of the building permits are for Single Family housing units in 2012.

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Environmental Hazards

45,333 Environmental Hazards

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Unemployment view full Arkansas unemployment report

Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Arkansas has ranged from 3.1% in April 2017 to 9.5% in January 2011. The current unemployment rate for Arkansas is 3.5% for August 2017. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

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Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Asa Hutchinson
  • Sen. John Boozman
  • Sen. Tom Cotton
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