Conway SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8.5
Commute
8.5

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Conway, Arkansas Info Snack

Conway is a city in the American state of Arkansas and the county seat of Faulkner County, located in the state's most populous Metropolitan Statistical Area, Central Arkansas. Although sometimes considered a suburb of Little Rock, Conway is unique in that the majority of its residents do not commute out of the city to work. The city also serves as a regional shopping, educational, work, healthcare, sports, and cultural hub for Faulkner County and surrounding areas. Conway's growth can be attributed to its jobs in technology and higher education with its largest employers being Acxiom, the University of Central Arkansas, Hewlett Packard, Hendrix College, Insight Enterprises, and many technology start up companies. Conway is home to three post-secondary educational institutions, earning it the nickname "The City of Colleges".
Population
64,481
Unemployment
4.5%
Poverty
17.8%
Median Home
$163,500
Median Income
$46,741
Median Rent
$773

Rankings for Conway in Arkansas

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Map Of Conway, AR

Population over time in Conway

Year Population % Change
2017 64,481 0.5%
2016 64,184 1.0%
2015 63,555 1.8%
2014 62,455 2.1%
2013 61,172 2.5%
2012 59,664 3.4%
2011 57,681 2.5%
2010 56,255 -

Crime in Conway Per 100k

Crime Conway AR USA
Violent Crime 475.1 554.9 382.9
Murder 1.5 8.6 5.3
Robbery 95.0 64.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 316.7 413.6 248.9
Property Crime 3490.2 3078.6 2362.0
Burglary 499.3 727.7 430.4
Larceny 2767.8 2109.5 1694.0
Car Theft 223.2 241.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Conway

White
73.3% (47,270)
African American
16.6% (10,694)
American Indian
0.1% (90)
Asian
2.1% (1,374)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.6% (371)
Two Or More
2.5% (1,594)
Hispanic
4.8% (3,088)
Race Conway AR USA
White 73.3% 73.0% 61.5%
African American 16.6% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 2.1% 1.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.6% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.5% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 4.8% 7.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Conway, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
9.0% (580,329)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.5% (354,645)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.1% (715,739)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (844,701)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (922,078)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.8% (1,147,761)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (715,739)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.4% (670,602)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.4% (283,716)
$200,000 or more
3.3% (212,787)
Income Conway AR USA
Less than $10,000 9.0% 8.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.5% 6.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.1% 13.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 12.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 15.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.8% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 10.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.4% 9.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.4% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.3% 2.9% 6.3%

Gender in Conway

Female
51.4% (33,127)
Male
48.6% (31,353)
Gender Conway AR USA
Female 51.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Conway for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.1% (1,358)
9-12th Grade
4.5% (2,901)
High School / GED
24.2% (15,635)
Some College
22.5% (14,496)
Associate's Degree
7.9% (5,119)
Bachelor's Degree
23.7% (15,275)
Master's Degree
10.8% (6,938)
Professional Degree
1.8% (1,182)
Doctorate Degree
2.4% (1,571)
Education Conway AR USA
< 9th Grade 2.1% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.5% 9.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.2% 34.3% 27.3%
Some College 22.5% 22.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 7.9% 6.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 23.7% 14.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 10.8% 5.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.8% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.4% 1.0% 1.4%

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