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Eureka Springs, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Eureka Springs had a population of 2,123 as of July 1, 2016.

The primary coordinate point for Eureka Springs is located at latitude 36.4108 and longitude -93.7449 in Carroll County. The formal boundaries for the City of Eureka Springs (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0.14 sq. miles. Carroll County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,253 feet.

The City of Eureka Springs (GNIS ID: 2403579) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Eureka Springs is located within Township of Cedar, a minor civil division (MCD) of Carroll County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Eureka Springs population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Eureka Springs, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,123
Population in Households 2,085
Population in Familes 1,348
Population in Group Qrtrs 38
Population Density1 313
Diversity Index2 29


Total Households 1,108
Average Household Size 1.88
Family Households 522
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,381 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 657 (47.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 451 (32.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 273 (19.8%)
Median Home Value $182,734
Average Home Value $206,763


Median Household Income $27,625
Average Household Income $41,477
Per Capita Income $21,679
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.38% 0.45%
Households 0.57% 0.54%
Families 0.76% 0.27%
Median Household Income   4.77%
Per Capita Income   3.08%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Eureka Springs, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Eureka Springs to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 142 74th
Population Density1 # 345 36th
Diversity Index2 # 265 51st
Median Household Income # 485 10th
Per Capita Income # 168 69th

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