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Conway, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Conway is the 7th largest city in Arkansas with a population of 65,201 as of July 1, 2017. Conway 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 Conway is located at latitude 35.0743 and longitude -92.4671 in Faulkner County. The formal boundaries for the City of Conway (see map below) encompass a land area of 45.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0.25 sq. miles. Faulkner County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 312 feet.

The City of Conway (GNIS ID: 2404119) 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 Conway is located within Township of Cadron, a minor civil division (MCD) of Faulkner County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Conway population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Conway: Conway Station.

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Conway, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 65,201
Daytime Population: Workers 42,333
Daytime Population: Residents 30,518
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 72,851
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.12
Population in Households 60,777
Population in Familes 44,290
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,424
Population Density2 1,432
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $46,472
Average Household Income $68,242
Per Capita Income $26,796


Total Housing Units 26,883 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,144 (45.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 12,542 (46.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,197 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $162,562
Average Home Value $195,650


Total Households 24,686
Average Household Size 2.46
Family Households 14,674
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.41% 1.11%
Households 1.35% 1.15%
Families 1.16% 1.02%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   2.03%

Conway, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Conway to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 7 99th
Population Density # 19 97th
Diversity Index # 159 71st
Median Household Income # 101 81st
Per Capita Income # 50 91st

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