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Augusta, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Augusta had a population of 2,038 as of July 1, 2016. Augusta ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Augusta is located at latitude 35.2855 and longitude -91.3616 in Woodruff County. The formal boundaries for the City of Augusta (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.96 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Woodruff County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 217 feet.

The City of Augusta (GNIS ID: 2403137) 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 Augusta is located within Township of Augusta, a minor civil division (MCD) of Woodruff County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Augusta 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 Augusta: Chickasaw Crossing, Chickasaw Landing.

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


Total Population 2,038
Population in Households 2,031
Population in Familes 1,593
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density1 1,041
Diversity Index2 55


Total Households 905
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 557
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,105 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 521 (47.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 384 (34.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 200 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $60,771
Average Home Value $81,190


Median Household Income $24,161
Average Household Income $35,185
Per Capita Income $15,627
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -1.21% -1.18%
Households -1.2% -1.18%
Families -1.44% -1.37%
Median Household Income   1.84%
Per Capita Income   1.59%
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.

Augusta, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Augusta 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 # 148 73rd
Population Density1 # 61 89th
Diversity Index2 # 77 86th
Median Household Income # 515 5th
Per Capita Income # 495 9th

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