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 5,677 criminal and sex offenders in Arkansas (approximately 19.25 offenders per 10,000 people), which is 7.96% lower than the national average. The unemployment rate in Arkansas is 2.9% .