Arkansas City is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 11,503, it is the 32nd largest city in Kansas and the 2807th largest city in the United States. Arkansas City is currently declining at a rate of -1.24% annually and its population has decreased by -7.35% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 12,415 in 2010. Arkansas City reached it's highest population of 14,262 in 1960. Spanning over 9 miles, Arkansas City has a population density of 1,234 people per square mile.
The average household income in Arkansas City is $51,913 with a poverty rate of 19.49%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $661 per month, and the median house value is $66,500. The median age in Arkansas City is 34.1 years, 32.7 years for males, and 35.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.6 males.