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Gould, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Gould had a population of 837 as of July 1, 2017. Gould ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Gould is located at latitude 33.9871 and longitude -91.5641 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gould (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.54 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 167 feet.

The City of Gould (GNIS ID: 2403718) 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 Gould is located within Township of Gould, a minor civil division (MCD) of Lincoln County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gould 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 Gould: Joslyn, Palmer Switch.

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


Total Population 837
Daytime Population: Workers 594
Daytime Population: Residents 739
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,333
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.59
Population in Households 220
Population in Familes 176
Population in Group Qrtrs 617
Population Density2 543
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $31,106
Average Household Income $44,568
Per Capita Income $20,377


Total Housing Units 464 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 247 (53.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 127 (27.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 90 (19.4%)
Median Home Value $50,329
Average Home Value $74,696


Total Households 374
Average Household Size 1.0
Family Households 237
Average Family Size 2
  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 0.0% -0.17%
Households 0.15% -0.54%
Families 0.47% -0.68%
Median Household Income   -0.66%
Per Capita Income   0.37%

Gould, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gould 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 # 225 59th
Population Density # 223 59th
Diversity Index # 63 89th
Median Household Income # 441 19th
Per Capita Income # 301 44th

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