Prairie Creek, Arkansas Population 2024

2,582

Prairie Creek is a city located in Benton County and Madison County Arkansas. Prairie Creek has a 2024 population of 2,582. Prairie Creek is currently growing at a rate of 4.11% annually and its population has increased by 18.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,176 in 2020.

The average household income in Prairie Creek is $109,725 with a poverty rate of 5.21%. The median age in Prairie Creek is 51.5 years: 51.4 years for males, and 51.6 years for females.

Prairie Creek Demographics

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

  • White: 95.29%
  • Other race: 2.69%
  • Asian: 1.26%
  • Two or more races: 0.76%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
4.4 sq mi
Density (mi²)
590.60/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
18.66% (406)
The current population of Prairie Creek, Arkansas is 2,582 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,176.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White2,26795.29%
Other race642.69%
Asian301.26%
Two or more races180.76%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Other race

Asian

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Prairie Creek Population by Race

Prairie Creek Population Pyramid 2024

Prairie Creek Median Age

51.5

Total

51.4

Male

51.6

Female

Prairie Creek Adults

There are 2,067 adults, (649 of whom are seniors) in Prairie Creek.

Prairie Creek Age Dependency

67.8

Age Dependency Ratio

45.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

22

Child Dependency Ratio

Prairie Creek Sex Ratio

Female1,12547.29%
Male1,25452.71%

Prairie Creek Population by Age

Prairie Creek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All9082.6284.715.3
Married4823.0695.44.6
Non Family2811.2959.840.2
Male802.31955
Female655.511000

3.16

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

84.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Prairie Creek Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade180.95%
Associates Degree1085.69%
Bachelors Degree55329.14%
Graduate Degree1517.96%
High School Graduate51827.29%
Less Than 9th Grade00%
Some College55028.98%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Prairie Creek Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Prairie Creek Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1,7921,774682
Other Race49497
Hispanic41410
Asian303015
2+ Races880

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

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

Prairie Creek Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$69,896$116,875$68,467
Graduate Degree$67,768$38,640$0
High School Graduate$48,750$0$52,532
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$56,287$56,719$56,051
Some College$49,452$49,605$46,042

$56,287

Average Earnings

$56,719

Average Male

$56,051

Average Female

Prairie Creek Earnings by Educational Attainment

Prairie Creek Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Prairie Creek Language

98.39% of Prairie Creek residents speak only English, while 1.61% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.1% of the population.

Prairie Creek Language

Prairie Creek Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White2,2261245.57%

5.21%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.78%

Male Poverty Rate

5.69%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prairie Creek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prairie Creek is White, with 5.57% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prairie Creek is White, with 5.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.52%.

Prairie Creek Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Bachelors or Greater10.09%
High School1.74%
Some College1.06%
Less Than 9th Grade0%

Prairie Creek Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Unemployed5.81%
Female Employed1.12%
Male Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Prairie Creek Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Prairie Creek Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$135,994$128,226
Households$106,250$109,725
Married Families$115,000$-999,999,999
Non Families$40,850$66,828

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Prairie Creek Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

51.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Prairie Creek Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Prairie Creek Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Prairie Creek Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Prairie Creek Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

257

Number of Veterans

225

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam107
First Gulf War54
Second Gulf War39
World War II10
Korea0

Prairie Creek Veterans by War

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 74109
75+86
55 to 6438
35 to 5424
18 to 340

Prairie Creek Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White24412.32%
Other Race1326.53%

Prairie Creek Veterans by Race

Prairie Creek Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

9.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

49.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prairie Creek Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

55.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Prairie Creek Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Prairie Creek Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Prairie Creek 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

34.26%

Born in Prairie Creek

97.27%

Native Born

2.73%

Foreign Born

1.68%

Non Citizen

1.05%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.27% of Prairie Creek residents were born in the United States, with 34.26% having been born in Arkansas. 1.68% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Prairie Creek Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20242,5821024.11%
20232,4801014.25%
20222,3791054.62%
20212,274984.5%
20202,176-245-10.12%
20192,421170.71%
20182,40425411.81%
20172,150281.32%
20162,12260.28%
20152,116-47-2.17%
20142,163-153-6.61%
20132,3161667.72%
20122,15043225.15%
20111,718-348-16.84%
20102,06600%

Prairie Creek Population by Year