Also See: Rison, AR ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Rison had a population of 1,382 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Rison is located at latitude 33.9584 and longitude -92.1901 in Cleveland County. The formal boundaries for the City of Rison encompass a land area of 3.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Cleveland County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 269 feet.
The City of Rison (GNIS ID: 2404622) 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.
|Total Population||1,382 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,342 (97.1%)|
|Population in Families||1,171 (84.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||40 ( 2.9%)|
|Median Household Income||$31,373|
|Average Household Income||$49,323|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$18,092|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||615 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||354 (57.6%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||151 (24.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||110 (17.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$104,464|
|Average Home Value||$126,133|
|Housing Affordability Index3||190|
|Average Household Size||2.66|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||2.45%|
|Per Capita Income||2.9%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.34%|
The table below compares Rison to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 181||67th|
|Population Density||# 268||51st|
|Median Household Income||# 466||14th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 143||26th|
|Per Capita Income||# 458||15th|
|Diversity Index||# 195||64th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.