The City of Bella Vista had a population of 31,880 as of July 1, 2022. Bella Vista 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 Bella Vista is located at latitude 36.4295 and longitude -94.2316 in Benton County. The formal boundaries for the City of Bella Vista encompass a land area of 44.26 sq. miles and a water area of 1.63 sq. miles. Benton County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,033 feet.
The City of Bella Vista 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Bella Vista: Bella Vista Village.
|Total Population||31,880 (100%)|
|Population in Households||31,846 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||26,532 (83.2%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||34 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$76,020|
|Average Household Income||$102,100|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$43,056|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||14,785 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||12,182 (82.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,533 (10.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,070 ( 7.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$213,891|
|Average Home Value||$265,424|
|Housing Affordability Index3||168|
|Average Household Size||2.32|
|Average Family Size||3.00|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.13%|
|Per Capita Income||2.67%|
|Owner Occupied HU||1.79%|
The table below compares Bella Vista to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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||# 14||98th|
|Population Density||# 129||80th|
|Median Household Income||# 28||96th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 278||44th|
|Per Capita Income||# 18||97th|
|Diversity Index||# 366||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.