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Little Rock Population

Little Rock is the city of Arkansas State in the United States, located on the Arkansas River. Little Rock population in 2021 is estimated to be 203,251, occupies city area of 122.95 sq mi (318.44 sq km), largest city of Arkansas and ranks one-hundred-sixteenth city in the United States. Little Rock is a cultural city with economic activity and transportation center within Arkansas and the South.

Below is the Little Rock population by year:
YearPopulationChange %
2010193,928
2011195,2100.66
2012196,5040.66
2013197,0840.30
2014197,5330.23
2015198,1350.30
2016198,6730.27
2017198,418-0.13
2018197,881-0.27
2019197,312-0.29
2020202,5912.68
2021 *203,2510.33
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2019 & 2020 US Census updated

Little Rock city UN Urban Agglomeration Population Prospects - 1950 to 2035

YearLittle Rock Population
1950154,356
1955166,264
1960182,448
1965200,149
1970219,545
1975250,948
1980288,936
1985299,434
1990304,574
1995327,603
2000355,869
2005388,972
2010425,597
2011433,329
2015465,683
2020*507,341
2025*538,991
2035*591,416
Source: population.un.org/wpp/, 1950 to 2035 Little Rock city Population(UA)


Little Rock Population by Age

According to 2019 US population estimates, Total Little Rock population is 197,318, out of these 93,509 are male, 103,809 are female, The sex ratio of Little Rock is 90. The median age of the Little Rock population is 37.4, Little Rock population by age are, under 18 years is 44,380, 16 years and over is 156,450, 18 years and over is 152,938, 21 years and over is 146,892, 65 years and over is 36,235. 47.4% are male, 52.6% are female, Population of Little Rock by age percent-wise is, 22.5% are under 18 years old, 79.3% are 16 years and over, 77.5% are 18 years and over, 74.4% are 21 years and over, 14.6% are 65 years and over. There are total 97,530 housing units, The voting population of Little Rock are 145,137, out of these 66,452 are male voters, 78,685 are female voters, 45.8% are male, 54.2% are female.

Age GroupPopulationPercent
0 -515,0767.6%
5 - 911,3265.7%
10 - 1412,0546.1%
15 - 1910,3865.3%
20 - 2413,6346.9%
25 - 3430,22215.3%
35 - 4426,33613.3%
45 - 5425,49712.9%
55 - 5912,1136.1%
60 - 6411,8846.0%
65 - 7416,7248.5%
75 - 847,4773.8%
85 and over4,5892.3%
Source: 2019 US population by age estimates


Little Rock Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Little Rock by race are:

White Population

White population in Little Rock, Arkansas are 102,108, percentage wise 51.7 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Little Rock, Arkansas are 83,562, percentage wise 42.3 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Little Rock, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Little Rock are 6,085, percentage wise 3.1 percent are asians, out of these are Asian Indians, are Chinese, are Filipinos, are Japanese, are Korean, are Vietnamese and are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Little Rock, Arkansas are 13,218. Percentage wise 6.7 percent are hispanics, out of these are Mexican people, are Puerto Ricans, are Cubans, and are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Population by Race197,318Percent
White102,10851.7%
Black or African American83,56242.3%
American Indian and Alaska Native7670.4%
Cherokee tribal grouping%
Chippewa tribal grouping%
Navajo tribal grouping%
Sioux tribal grouping%
Asian Population6,0853.1%
Asian Indian%
Chinese%
Filipino%
Japanese%
Korean%
Vietnamese%
Other Asian Population
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1020.1%
Native Hawaiian%
Guamanian or Chamorro%
Hispanic or Latino13,2186.7%
Mexican%
Puerto Rican%
Cuban%
Other Hispanic or Latino
Source: US Census population estimates(2019)


Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Little Rock native population is 183,617, out of these 127,611 born in the Arkansas state and 54,381 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 13,701, out of these 5,873 are Naturalised US citizen, 1,207 are in Europe, 2,821 in Asia, 654 in Africa, 940 in Latin America and 251 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Little Rock are 7,828, out of these 753 are from Europe, 1,579 are from Asia, 357 from Africa, 5,139 are from Latin America and 0 are from Northern America.

Nativity by Place of BirthPopulation
Native183,617
Born in state of residence127,611
Born in other state in the United States54,381
Northeast3,627
Midwest0
South26,930
West7,663
Born outside the United States1,625
Puerto Rico0
U.S. Island Areas142
Born abroad of American parent(s)1,483
Foreign born
Born outside of United States13,701
Naturalized U.S. citizen5,873
Europe1,207
Asia2,821
Africa654
Oceania0
Latin America940
Northern America251
Foreigner
Not a U.S. citizen7,828
Europe753
Asia1,579
Africa357
Oceania0
Latin America5,139
Northern America0
Source: US Census 2019 estimates


Little Rock Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Little Rock, Arkansas are 97,530, Occupied housing units are 80,063, Rental vacancy rate is 17. Percentage of occupancy is 82, 45.89% of houses are owner occupied and 36.20% of houses are renter occupied in Little Rock. There are 61.08 percent of one-unit detached, 1.70 percent of one-units attached, 2.98 percent of two-unit houses, 4.65 percent of three or four unit homes. 1.37 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 3 and average household size of renter occupied is 2. 31.10 percent are available with one vehicle, 30.07 percent are available with two vehicles, 13.10 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 7.81 percent are no vehicles available.

HousingUnits
Total housing units97,530
Occupied housing units80,063
Occupied housing units percent82
Rental vacancy rate17
Structure TypeUnits
1-unit, detached59,575
1-unit attached1,660
2 units2,906
3 or 4 units4,540
Mobile home1,334
Boat, RV, van, etc.0
Owner-occupied44,754
Renter-occupied35,309
Average household size of owner-occupied unit3
Average household size of renter-occupied unit2
Source: US Census 2019 housing estimates

Little Rock Housing Market

The median value of housing unit in Little Rock, Arkansas is $171,700, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 2.46 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 8.39 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 7.99 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 8.26 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 7.32 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 7.58 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 3.16 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.72 percent are over one million and above.

Housing unit valueUnits
Less than $50,0002,398
$50,000 to $99,9998,181
$100,000 to $149,9997,791
$150,000 to $199,9998,056
$200,000 to $299,9997,144
$300,000 to $499,9997,394
$500,000 to $999,9993,084
$1,000,000 or more706
Median (dollars)171,700
Source: US Census 2019 housing market estimates

Little Rock Housing Mortgage

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $1,269, 0.40 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 9.38 percent pay between $500 to $999, 10.24 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 5.03 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 3.08 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 2.60 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 1.68 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs with out mortgage is $481, 1.58 percent of homes pay less than $250, 2.35 percent pays between $250 to $399, 6.03 percent pay between $400 to $599, 1.66 percent pays between $600 to $799, 0.80 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 0.89 percent pays between $1000 or more.

Monthly Owner costs with mortgageUnits
Less than $500386
$500 to $9999,148
$1,000 to $1,4999,984
$1,500 to $1,9994,906
$2,000 to $2,4993,002
$2,500 to $2,9992,531
$3,000 or more1,642
Median (dollars)1,269
Monthly Owner costs with out mortgageUnits
Less than $2501,542
$250 to $3992,296
$400 to $5995,881
$600 to $7991,620
$800 to $999785
$1,000 or more870
Median (dollars)481
Source: US Census 2019 housing mortgage estimates

Little Rock Rental

Total number of Little Rock rental homes or apartments are 35,309, occupied by Renter, The median value of Little Rock average rental rate is $875. 9.65 percent of homes are under $500, 52.34 percent of rental rates between $500 to $1000, 32.85 percent housing units are from $1000 to $2000, 1.08 percent are between $2000 to $3000, and 1.19 percent are above $3000.

        
RentalUnits
Less than $5003,408
$500 to $99918,482
$1,000 to $1,49910,084
$1,500 to $1,9991,514
$2,000 to $2,499319
$2,500 to $2,99964
$3,000 or more421
Median (dollars)875
Source: US Census 2019 housing rental estimates

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