The City of Prairie Grove had a population of 4,987 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for Prairie Grove is located at latitude 35.9861 and longitude -94.3034 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Prairie Grove (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,165 feet.
The City of Prairie Grove (GNIS ID: 2404567) 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 Prairie Grove population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Prairie Grove: Prairiegrove.
|Population in Households||4,987|
|Population in Familes||4,255|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||2,152 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,370 (63.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||507 (23.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||275 (12.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$155,477|
|Average Home Value||$174,069|
|Median Household Income||$44,837|
|Average Household Income||$60,995|
|Per Capita Income||$22,979|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.03%|
|Per Capita Income||2.03%|
The table below compares Prairie Grove 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.
|Total Population||# 65||88th|
|Population Density1||# 193||64th|
|Diversity Index2||# 287||47th|
|Median Household Income||# 107||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 113||79th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.