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Camden, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Camden had a population of 11,748 as of July 1, 2015. Camden ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arkansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Camden is located at latitude 33.5677 and longitude -92.8491 in Ouachita County. The formal boundaries for the City of Camden (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Ouachita County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 203 feet.

The City of Camden 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Camden population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Camden: Choteau de Fabri, Corea Fabre, Ecor a Fabri, Ecore a Fabre, Ecore Fabre, Fabres Bluff, Fabres Landing, Fabris Bluff, Fabrys Bluff, LaCore Fabre, L'Ecore a Fabri.

City of Camden, AR Boundary Map

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Camden, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)

POPULATION

Total Population 11,748
Population in Households 11,469
Population in Familes 9,039
Population in Group Qrtrs 279
Population Density1 714
Diversity Index2 55
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,007
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 3,101
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,926 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,763 (46.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,244 (37.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 919 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $62,706
Average Home Value $88,911
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $30,508
Average Household Income $44,785
Per Capita Income $19,448
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.69% -0.82%
Households -0.54% -0.75%
Families -0.9% -0.92%
Median Household Income   3.25%
Per Capita Income   2.69%
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.

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Camden, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Camden to the other 541 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 33 94th
Population Density1 # 157 71st
Diversity Index2 # 78 86th
Median Household Income # 417 23rd
Per Capita Income # 247 55th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.