Living in Pocahontas, AR

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Pocahontas SnackAbility

3
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
4
Affordability
8
Diversity
5
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
5
Commute
8

Pocahontas, AR Crime Report

323
Total Crimes
4,986.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
94.13%
Above National Average

Pocahontas, AR Cost Of Living

78
Pocahontas's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

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
6,506
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
21.7%
Median Home
$77,900
Median Income
$35,793
Median Rent
$629

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Rankings for Pocahontas in Arkansas

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Map Of Pocahontas, AR

Population over time in Pocahontas

Year Population % Change
2017 6,506 0.7%
2016 6,459 -0.2%
2015 6,470 -0.7%
2014 6,516 -0.4%
2013 6,543 -0.7%
2012 6,591 -0.4%
2011 6,617 0.1%
2010 6,608 0.0%
2009 6,608 -
Crime/100k Pocahontas AR USA
Violent Crime 494.0 543.6 368.9
Murder 0.0 7.2 5.0
Robbery 15.4 52.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 308.7 410.7 246.8
Property Crime 4492.1 2913.0 2199.5
Burglary 602.0 636.8 376.0
Larceny 3535.0 2040.2 1594.6
Car Theft 355.0 236.0 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Pocahontas

White
92.0% (5,985)
African American
2.3% (148)
American Indian
0.1% (6)
Asian
0.0% (0)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.9% (254)
Hispanic
1.7% (113)
Race Pocahontas AR USA
White 92.0% 72.7% 61.1%
African American 2.3% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.0% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 1.7% 7.3% 17.8%

Household Income For Pocahontas, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
7.7% (49,973)
$10,000 to $14,999
13.3% (86,683)
$15,000 to $24,999
14.0% (91,183)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.7% (88,815)
$35,000 to $49,999
19.9% (129,788)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.0% (123,630)
$75,000 to $99,999
3.5% (22,499)
$100,000 to $149,999
7.4% (48,315)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.1% (6,868)
$200,000 or more
0.4% (2,842)
Income Pocahontas AR USA
Less than $10,000 7.7% 8.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 13.3% 6.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 14.0% 12.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.7% 11.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 19.9% 15.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.0% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 3.5% 10.8% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 7.4% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.1% 3.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.4% 3.3% 7.0%

Gender in Pocahontas

Female
52.5% (3,412)
Male
47.5% (3,093)
Gender Pocahontas AR USA
Female 52.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 47.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Pocahontas for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
8.0% (520)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (585)
High School / GED
35.0% (2,277)
Some College
23.0% (1,496)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (715)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (715)
Master's Degree
3.0% (195)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Pocahontas AR USA
< 9th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 35.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 3.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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