Conway, Arkansas Population 2018

Conway, Arkansas's estimated population is 65,782 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Conway, Arkansas is the 8th largest city in Arkansas based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 1431.54 people/mi² (552.72 people/km²), with a household density of 222.90 people/km² (577.32 people/mi²).

The overall median age is 28.5 years, 27.9 years for males, and 29.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 26,529 households in the city, with an average size of 2.51 people per household. The vacancy rate was 10.6%, with a median rent of $742/month. The median house has 5.1 rooms, and has a value of $161,400.

The median income for households in Conway, Arkansas is $47,190, while the mean household income is $63,511. The per capita income is $24,752, and 11.8% of families and 18.8% of individuals are below the federal poverty line. 18.5% of those under 18 are in poverty, and 7.2% of those 65 years or older.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201765,7829281.43%
201664,8544590.71%
201564,3953500.55%
201464,0458161.29%
201363,2295490.88%
201262,6801,1611.89%
201161,5191,9313.24%
201059,58816,42138.04%
200043,16716,68663.01%
199026,4816,10629.97%
198020,3754,86531.37%
197015,5105,71958.41%
19609,7911,18113.72%
19508,6102,82848.91%
19405,7822484.48%
19305,53497021.25%
19204,5641,77063.35%
19102,7940.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White49,267
Black or African American10,460
Two or More Races1,763
Asian1,369
Some Other Race1,166
American Indian and Alaska Native150
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander9

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Conway Ar Population Pyramid 2018

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Conway Ar Median Age

28.5


Total

27.9


Male

29.1


Female

Lancaster Adults

There are 51,178 adults in Conway Ar.

Conway Ar Age Dependency

46.2

Age Dependency Ratio

13.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Conway Ar Housing Indicators

Indicator Value
Median Number of Rooms (per House)
5.1
Houses Without Mortgage
3,223
Houses With Mortgage
8,256
Vacancy Rate
10.6
Median Rent
742
Median Home Value
161,400
Renter-Occupied Units
12,241
Owner-Occupied Units
11,479
Total Housing Units
26,529

This chart shows the employment and labor force participation rates in Conway Ar for residents over 16 years of age. The 2015 unemployment rate is 3.5% and the labor force participation rate is 65.8%.

Conway Ar Family/Household Indicators

Indicator Value
Average Household Size
2.51
Average Family Size
3.13
Total Households
23720
Married Couple Households
10133
Male Householder (no wife) Families
946
Female Householder (no husband) Families
2679
Non Family Households
9962
Total Families
13758
Households With Own Children
6865
Unmarried Partner Households (Opposite Sex)
6
Unmarried Partner Households (Same Sex)
0.4

Conway Ar Income Distribution

Indicator Value
Under $10,000
2,125
$10,000 to $14,999
1,383
$15,000 to $24,999
2,818
$25,000 to $34,999
2,993
$35,000 to $49,999
3,033
$50,000 to $74,999
4,512
$75,000 to $99,999
2,545
$100,000 to $149,999
2,845
$150,000 to $199,999
856
Over $200,000
610

Conway Ar Household Income

Income

Median

Mean

Conway Ar

Arkansas

$47,190

$42,336

$63,511

$58,850

Under 10k10k - 15k15k - 25k25k - 35k35k - 50k50k - 75k75k - 100k100k - 150k150k - 200kOver 200k00.050.10.150.2

Conway Ar Education Data

Conway Ar Educational Attainment (over 25)

Indicator Value Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade
8612.36%
9th to 12th Grade
1,4834.07%
High School Graduate
8,73223.98%
Some College
8,59723.61%
Associates Degree
2,8907.94%
Bachelors Degree
8,64723.74%
Graduate Degree
5,21014.31%