Pocahontas SnackAbility

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

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Pocahontas, Arkansas Info Snack

Pocahontas is a city in Randolph County, Arkansas, United States, along the Black River. According to 2006 Census Bureau estimates, the population of the city was 6,765. The city is the county seat of Randolph County.
Population
6,459
Unemployment
3.1%
Poverty
24.0%
Median Home
$77,100
Median Income
$34,812
Median Rent
$575

Rankings for Pocahontas in Arkansas

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Map Of Pocahontas, AR

Population over time in Pocahontas

Year Population % Change
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 -

Crime in Pocahontas Per 100k

Crime Pocahontas AR USA
Violent Crime 279.2 554.9 382.9
Murder 0.0 8.6 5.3
Robbery 0.0 64.4 98.0
Aggravated Assault 248.2 413.6 248.9
Property Crime 4389.6 3078.6 2362.0
Burglary 713.5 727.7 430.4
Larceny 3521.0 2109.5 1694.0
Car Theft 155.1 241.4 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Pocahontas

White
94.0% (6,070)
African American
2.0% (130)
American Indian
0.4% (23)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (113)
Hispanic
1.9% (123)
Race Pocahontas AR USA
White 94.0% 73.0% 61.5%
African American 2.0% 15.4% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.4% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 2.1% 2.3%
Hispanic 1.9% 7.2% 17.6%

Household Income For Pocahontas, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
8.7% (56,193)
$10,000 to $14,999
14.1% (91,071)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.3% (85,904)
$25,000 to $34,999
14.3% (92,363)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.5% (132,409)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.0% (109,803)
$75,000 to $99,999
3.5% (22,606)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.6% (49,088)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.7% (4,521)
$200,000 or more
0.4% (2,583)
Income Pocahontas AR USA
Less than $10,000 8.7% 8.5% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 14.1% 6.8% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.3% 13.0% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 14.3% 12.0% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.5% 15.1% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.0% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 3.5% 10.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.6% 9.9% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.7% 3.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.4% 2.9% 6.3%

Gender in Pocahontas

Female
53.6% (3,461)
Male
46.4% (2,997)
Gender Pocahontas AR USA
Female 53.6% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 46.4% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pocahontas for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.7% (494)
9-12th Grade
7.6% (491)
High School / GED
35.7% (2,304)
Some College
24.0% (1,547)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (644)
Bachelor's Degree
10.9% (702)
Master's Degree
3.9% (251)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (22)
Education Pocahontas AR USA
< 9th Grade 7.7% 5.2% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 7.6% 9.2% 7.2%
High School / GED 35.7% 34.3% 27.3%
Some College 24.0% 22.6% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 6.7% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.9% 14.1% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.9% 5.6% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.3% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.0% 1.4%

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