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Piney, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The Piney Census Designated Place had a population of 4,974 as of July 1, 2016. Piney ranks in the upper 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 Piney is located at latitude 34.5029 and longitude -93.1444 in Garland County. The formal boundaries for the Piney Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.51 sq. miles and a water area of 0.62 sq. miles. Garland County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 420 feet.

The Piney Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2403421) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Piney Census Designated Place is located within Township of Whittington, a minor civil division (MCD) of Garland County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Piney 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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Piney, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 4,974
Population in Households 4,963
Population in Familes 3,907
Population in Group Qrtrs 11
Population Density1 765
Diversity Index2 32


Total Households 2,006
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 1,346
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,420 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,146 (47.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 860 (35.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 414 (17.1%)
Median Home Value $89,914
Average Home Value $140,772


Median Household Income $33,605
Average Household Income $46,034
Per Capita Income $18,498
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.91% 0.88%
Households 0.83% 0.81%
Families 0.66% 0.6%
Median Household Income   0.09%
Per Capita Income   0.96%
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.

Piney, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Piney 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 # 66 88th
Population Density1 # 133 76th
Diversity Index2 # 252 54th
Median Household Income # 353 35th
Per Capita Income # 366 32nd

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