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Branch, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Branch had a population of 387 as of July 1, 2016. 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, 2016.

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


Total Population 387
Population in Households 383
Population in Familes 329
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 109
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 158
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 116
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 172 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 129 (75.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 28 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 14 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $129,167
Average Home Value $137,885


Median Household Income $38,242
Average Household Income $48,248
Per Capita Income $19,660
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.85% 0.31%
Households 1.16% 0.38%
Families 1.15% 0.34%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   2.15%
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.

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, 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 # 341 37th
Population Density1 # 485 10th
Diversity Index2 # 311 43rd
Median Household Income # 211 61st
Per Capita Income # 286 47th

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