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Branch, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Branch had a population of 378 as of July 1, 2017. Branch ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arkansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Branch is located at latitude 35.3083 and longitude -93.9554 in Franklin County. The formal boundaries for the City of Branch (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.56 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Franklin County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 466 feet.

The City of Branch (GNIS ID: 2403912) 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 Branch is located within Township of Donald, a minor civil division (MCD) of Franklin County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Branch population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Branch, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 378
Daytime Population: Workers 59
Daytime Population: Residents 203
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 262
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 374
Population in Familes 321
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density2 106
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $41,643
Average Household Income $52,361
Per Capita Income $21,144


Total Housing Units 168 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 126 (75.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (15.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 ( 8.9%)
Median Home Value $140,000
Average Home Value $142,460


Total Households 153
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 112
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.41% 0.0%
Households 0.55% 0.0%
Families 0.5% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.59%
Per Capita Income   2.44%

Branch, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Branch to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 342 37th
Population Density # 486 10th
Diversity Index # 310 43rd
Median Household Income # 154 72nd
Per Capita Income # 241 56th

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