Dierks, AR Profile: Facts & Data


Dierks Local Links & Resources:
Resources | ALL Dierks Content
Planning to visit Dierks? See Local Hotels

Also See Dierks, AR: ZIP Codes & Maps | Foreclosures | Preforeclosures | Bankruptcies

Dierks, Arkansas - Basic Facts

Quick & Easy Tools

The City of Dierks had a population of 890 as of July 1, 2022.

The primary coordinate point for Dierks is located at latitude 34.1193 and longitude -94.0166 in Howard County. The formal boundaries for the City of Dierks encompass a land area of 1.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Howard County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 440 feet.

The City of Dierks 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 Dierks is located within Township of Madison, a minor civil division (MCD) of Howard County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Dierks: Hardscrabble.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Dierks 2022 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Dierks (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Arkansas Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Arkansas Data Comparison Tool - 2022 Demographics

Dierks, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 890 (100%)
Population in Households 841 (94.5%)
Population in Families 687 (77.2%)
Population in Group Quarters1 49 ( 5.5%)
Population Density 464
Diversity Index2 32


Median Household Income $39,651
Average Household Income $59,122
% of Income for Mortgage4 11%
Per Capita Income $25,646
Wealth Index5 45


Total HU (Housing Units) 477 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 246 (51.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 126 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 106 (22.2%)
Median Home Value $78,676
Average Home Value $90,000
Housing Affordability Index3 256


Total Households 371
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 247
Average Family Size 3.00
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population -1.27% -0.50%
Households -0.83% -0.38%
Families   -0.49%
Median Household Income   1.24%
Per Capita Income   2.54%
Owner Occupied HU   0.08%

Dierks, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Dierks 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 209 67th
Population Density # 217 65th
Median Household Income # 452 28th
Housing Affordability Index # 500 80th
Per Capita Income # 354 44th
Diversity Index # 331 47th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.

Dierks, AR - Most Popular Things to Do

Also See: Nearby Hotels | Driving Directions

Use HTL Address Research for a Arkansas Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2022, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features

Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Arkansas July 1, 2022 Data
Highest or Lowest: