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Hot Springs Metro Area Population and Races


As of 2010-2014, the total population of Hot Springs Area is 96,804. The Hot Springs Area population density is 131.77 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 55.42 people per square mile and is higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Hot Springs Area is white, which represent 84.87% of the total population. The average Hot Springs Area education level is higher than the state average and is lower than the national average.

Topics:Population DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 96,804. #383

Population Density, #293

Hot Springs Area
131.77 per square mile
55.42 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:82,155 (84.87%, #486)
Black:8,024 (8.29%, #275)
Hispanic:4,935 (5.10%, #455)
Asian:838 (0.87%, #476)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):637 (0.66%, #295)
One Race, Other:3,294 (3.40%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,856 (1.92%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:4,293 (86.99%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:48 (0.97%, see rank)
Cuban:22 (0.45%, see rank)
Central American:158 (3.20%, see rank)
South American:66 (1.34%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

78,162 (80.74%) out of the total population of 96,804 reported first ancestry.

 Hot Springs Area% of the Total PopulationArkansasU.S.
Arab1620.17%, see rank0.19%0.56%
Czech5480.57%, see rank0.24%0.47%
Danish4990.52%, see rank0.18%0.42%
Dutch1,8911.95%, see rank1.47%1.40%
English13,01313.44%, see rank9.84%8.02%
French3,3073.42%, see rank2.22%3.34%
German15,02515.52%, see rank10.98%15.03%
Greek3000.31%, see rank0.11%0.41%
Hungarian1930.20%, see rank0.11%0.46%
Irish17,34217.91%, see rank11.33%10.80%
Italian2,3962.48%, see rank1.56%5.52%
Norwegian5550.57%, see rank0.47%1.42%
Polish1,1421.18%, see rank0.80%3.01%
Portuguese1550.16%, see rank0.11%0.44%
Russian920.10%, see rank0.16%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1,8041.86%, see rank1.24%0.99%
Scottish2,2352.31%, see rank1.68%1.72%
Subsaharan African1580.16%, see rank0.26%0.95%
Swedish8330.86%, see rank0.55%1.27%
Swiss3050.32%, see rank0.19%0.30%
Ukrainian1430.15%, see rank0.05%0.31%
American9,2259.53%, see rank11.48%7.12%
Welsh5660.58%, see rank0.44%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 46,955 (48.51%, see rank)
Females: 49,849 (51.49%, see rank)

Hot Springs Area
Male: 48.51%
Female: 51.49%
Male: 49.11%
Female: 50.89%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Hot Springs Area
44.10 years old
37.60 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Hot Springs Area
42.30 years old
36.20 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Hot Springs Area
45.70 years old
38.90 years old
38.80 years old

 Hot Springs Area% of the Total PopulationArkansasU.S.
Under 5 years5,3545.53%, see rank6.57%6.36%
5 to 9 years5,4525.63%, see rank6.79%6.51%
10 to 14 years5,9266.12%, see rank6.69%6.59%
15 to 19 years5,6745.86%, see rank6.79%6.85%
20 to 24 years5,4575.64%, see rank6.98%7.13%
25 to 34 years10,44310.79%, see rank12.96%13.47%
35 to 44 years10,93711.30%, see rank12.46%12.96%
45 to 54 years13,16113.60%, see rank13.42%14.09%
55 to 64 years13,77414.23%, see rank12.32%12.29%
65 to 74 years11,26611.64%, see rank8.54%7.64%
75 to 84 6,7136.93%, see rank4.67%4.25%
85 years and over2,6472.73%, see rank1.79%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Hot Springs AreaArkansasU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population68,941, 100%1,949,963209,056,129
Less Than High School9,012, 13.07%, see rank15.70%13.67%
High School Graduate22,401, 32.49%, see rank35.00%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree23,016, 33.39%, see rank28.65%29.09%
Bachelor Degree8,765, 12.71%, see rank13.50%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree5,747, 8.34%, see rank7.14%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#13.24, see rank12.9913.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Hot Springs Area ArkansasU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten2,87084.25%15.75%81.08%18.92%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)9,12095.99%, see rank4.01%, see rank92.72%7.28%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)4,44892.74%, see rank7.26%, see rank92.62%7.38%90.60%9.40%
College3,82691.79%, see rank8.21%, see rank86.04%13.96%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School58085.17%, see rank14.83%, see rank78.45%21.55%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Hot Springs AreaArkansasU.S.
Total Households39,876, 100%1,132,488116,211,092
Average Household Size2.37, see rank2.532.63
1 Person Households11,627, 29.16%, see rank27.86%27.57%
2 or More Person Households28,249, 70.84%, see rank72.14%72.43%
Family Households (Families)25,624, 64.26%, see rank67.25%66.22%
Average Family Size2.99, see rank3.173.32
Married-Couple Family18,878, 47.34%, see rank49.27%48.42%
Nonfamily Households14,252, 35.74%, see rank32.75%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Hot Springs Area%ArkansasU.S.
15 Years and Over Total80,072see rank2,356,007252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over38,284100%, see rank1,144,409123,281,364
Never Married10,10526.39%, see rank30.23%35.77%
Married20,81954.38%, see rank54.83%52.04%
Widowed1,5604.07%, see rank2.83%2.57%
Divorced5,80015.15%, see rank12.11%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over41,788100%, see rank1,211,598129,692,771
Never Married8,07519.32%, see rank23.78%29.48%
Married21,54151.55%, see rank51.65%49.19%
Widowed5,15412.33%, see rank10.70%9.16%
Divorced7,01816.79%, see rank13.87%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Hot Springs Area%ArkansasU.S.
Native93,34496.43%, see rank95.39%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence54,48856.29%, see rank61.30%58.73%
Born in Different State38,24939.51%, see rank33.43%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
6070.63%, see rank0.66%1.42%
Foreign Born3,4603.57%, see rank4.61%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship1,3101.35%, see rank1.37%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship2,1502.22%, see rank3.24%7.09%
Born In Europe9580.99%, see rank0.34%1.53%
Born In Asia6310.65%, see rank1.03%3.82%
Born In Africa580.06%, see rank0.07%0.55%
Born In Oceania00.00%, see rank0.14%0.07%
Born In Latin America1,6071.66%, see rank2.94%6.83%
Born In Northern America2060.21%, see rank0.09%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Hot Springs Area%ArkansasU.S.
English37,47893.99%, see rank92.82%79.39%
Spanish1,3473.38%, see rank4.77%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages7741.94%, see rank1.16%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages2230.56%, see rank1.04%3.36%
Other540.14%, see rank0.21%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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