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The City of Ash Flat had a population of 1,098 as of July 1, 2017. Ash Flat ranks in the lower 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 Ash Flat is located at latitude 36.2364 and longitude -91.6072 in Sharp County. The formal boundaries for the City of Ash Flat (see map below) encompass a land area of 6.12 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Sharp County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 663 feet.

While the primary coordinates for City of Ash Flat are located in Sharp County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and Fulton County.

The City of Ash Flat (GNIS ID: 2403116) 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 Ash Flat is located within Township of Richwoods, a minor civil division (MCD) of Sharp County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ash Flat 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 Ash Flat: Ashflat.

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


Total Population 1,098
Daytime Population: Workers 1,374
Daytime Population: Residents 722
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,096
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.91
Population in Households 1,025
Population in Familes 826
Population in Group Qrtrs 73
Population Density2 179
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $27,081
Average Household Income $43,354
Per Capita Income $19,324


Total Housing Units 478 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 322 (67.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 110 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 47 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $95,833
Average Home Value $141,719


Total Households 431
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 283
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 0.2% 0.05%
Households 0.26% 0.05%
Families 2.07% -0.14%
Median Household Income   0.78%
Per Capita Income   2.32%

Ash Flat, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ash Flat 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 # 196 64th
Population Density # 431 20th
Diversity Index # 440 19th
Median Household Income # 500 8th
Per Capita Income # 361 33rd

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