Living in Siloam Springs, AR

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Updated: 2020-03-07

Siloam Springs SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
6
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
9

Siloam Springs, AR Cost Of Living

84
Siloam Springs's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Siloam Springs, Arkansas Info Snack

Siloam Springs is a city in Benton County, Arkansas, United States. The city shares a border on the Arkansas-Oklahoma state line with the city of West Siloam Springs, Oklahoma, which is within the Cherokee Nation territory. The town was founded in 1882 and was characterized by the purported healing powers of the spring water feeding Sager Creek and trading with nearby Native American tribes. John Brown University (JBU) was founded in 1919 as a private, interdenominational, Christian liberal arts college in the city. Today, Siloam Springs is known for its efforts to preserve and revitalize the city's historic downtown and as a promoter of the arts via Sager Creek Arts Center and the JBU art gallery. The community is located on the western edge of the growing Northwest Arkansas metropolitan area and has had a population increase of 47% to 15,039 between the 2000 and 2010 censuses.
Population
16,567
Unemployment
4.1%
Poverty
23.4%
Median Home
$129,900
Median Income
$46,333
Median Rent
$714

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Map Of Siloam Springs, AR

Population over time in Siloam Springs

Year Population % Change
2017 16,567 1.6%
2016 16,311 1.3%
2015 16,095 1.7%
2014 15,832 1.4%
2013 15,614 1.5%
2012 15,378 1.8%
2011 15,103 2.4%
2010 14,756 2.7%
2009 14,370 -

Race / Ethnicity in Siloam Springs

White
60.7% (10,057)
African American
1.9% (320)
American Indian
6.0% (994)
Asian
2.2% (360)
Hawaiian
0.1% (10)
Other
0.2% (37)
Two Or More
5.5% (912)
Hispanic
23.4% (3,877)
Race Siloam Springs AR USA
White 60.7% 72.7% 61.1%
African American 1.9% 15.3% 12.3%
American Indian 6.0% 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 2.2% 1.5% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.3% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.5% 2.2% 2.4%
Hispanic 23.4% 7.3% 17.8%

Household Income For Siloam Springs, Arkansas

Less than $10,000
7.3% (121,206)
$10,000 to $14,999
6.0% (98,635)
$15,000 to $24,999
9.6% (158,929)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.0% (198,816)
$35,000 to $49,999
21.0% (348,469)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.8% (262,202)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.4% (239,012)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.9% (163,876)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.4% (40,196)
$200,000 or more
1.5% (25,354)
Income Siloam Springs AR USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 8.1% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 6.0% 6.5% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 9.6% 12.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.0% 11.7% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 21.0% 15.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.8% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.4% 10.8% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.9% 10.7% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.4% 3.5% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.5% 3.3% 7.0%

Gender in Siloam Springs

Female
51.4% (8,508)
Male
48.6% (8,058)
Gender Siloam Springs AR USA
Female 51.4% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.6% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Siloam Springs for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
10.0% (1,656)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,656)
High School / GED
33.0% (5,467)
Some College
21.0% (3,479)
Associate's Degree
4.0% (662)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (2,485)
Master's Degree
5.0% (828)
Professional Degree
1.0% (165)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (165)
Education Siloam Springs AR USA
< 9th Grade 10.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 9.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 33.0% 34.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 23.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 4.0% 7.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 14.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 6.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 1.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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