Cove, Arkansas Population 2024

327

Cove is a city located in Polk County and McCurtain County Arkansas. Cove has a 2024 population of 327. Cove is currently growing at a rate of 0.31% annually and its population has increased by 1.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 321 in 2020.

The average household income in Cove is $36,789 with a poverty rate of 37.58%. The median age in Cove is 42.5 years: 42.4 years for males, and 43.5 years for females.

Cove Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cove was:

  • White: 91.05%
  • Two or more races: 8.02%
  • Native American: 0.93%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
1.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
204.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
1.87% (6)
The current population of Cove, Arkansas is 327 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 321.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White29591.05%
Two or more races268.02%
Native American30.93%
Black or African American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Native American

Black or African American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Cove Population by Race

Cove Population Pyramid 2024

Cove Median Age

42.5

Total

42.4

Male

43.5

Female

Cove Adults

There are 261 adults, (65 of whom are seniors) in Cove.

Cove Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Cove Sex Ratio

Female15046.3%
Male17453.7%

Cove Population by Age

Cove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1322.455347
Non Family521.1563.536.5
Married512.6131.468.6
Female274.6370.429.6
Male231000

3.04

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

53.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Cove Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade4719.42%
Associates Degree249.92%
Bachelors Degree135.37%
Graduate Degree156.2%
High School Graduate8434.71%
Less Than 9th Grade93.72%
Some College5020.66%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Cove Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Cove Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White22516923
2+ Races11113
Hispanic442
Native American220

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among hispanic people with a rate of 50%.

Cove Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$40,833$0$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$28,194$28,500$0
Less Than 9th Grade$13,750$13,836$0
Overall$21,875$0$25,278
Some College$44,063$50,455$23,750

$21,875

Average Earnings

$0

Average Male

$25,278

Average Female

Cove Earnings by Educational Attainment

Cove Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Cove Language

98.68% of Cove residents speak only English, while 1.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.66% of the population.

Cove Language

Cove Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2859934.74%
Multiple261350%
Hispanic88100%
Native3133.33%

37.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

34.48%

Male Poverty Rate

41.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cove

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cove is Hispanic, with 100% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cove is Native, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 55%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 50%.

Cove Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School52.38%
Bachelors or Greater28.57%
Some College24.32%
Less Than 9th Grade21.43%

Cove Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed71.43%
Female Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed18.87%
Male Employed7.89%

Cove Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Cove Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$31,667$41,446
Households$27,500$36,789
Married Families$50,893$-999,999,999
Non Families$13,500$26,794

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Cove Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

36.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.7%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cove Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Cove Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Cove Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Cove Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

17

Number of Veterans

17

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam8
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War2
Korea2
World War II2

Cove Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
35 to 546
65 to 745
75+5
55 to 641
18 to 340

Cove Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White166.53%
Hispanic250%
2+ Races17.69%

Cove Veterans by Race

Cove Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

17.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

58.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cove Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

48.7%

Employment Rate

15.7%

Unemployment Rate

Cove Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Cove Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Cove Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

38.58%

Born in Cove

98.77%

Native Born

1.23%

Foreign Born

0.62%

Non Citizen

0.62%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.77% of Cove residents were born in the United States, with 38.58% having been born in Arkansas. 0.62% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Cove Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
202933620.6%
202833420.6%
202733210.3%
202633120.61%
202532920.61%
202432710.31%
202332610.31%
202232500%
202132541.25%
2020321-54-14.4%
2019375-1-0.27%
2018376-3-0.79%
201737910.26%
2016378-1-0.26%
2015379-2-0.52%
2014381-2-0.52%
2013383-2-0.52%
2012385-1-0.26%
2011386-4-1.03%
201039000%

Cove Population by Year