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The City of Gould had a population of 681 as of July 1, 2022.

The primary coordinate point for Gould is located at latitude 33.9851 and longitude -91.561 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gould 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 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Gould: Joslyn, Palmer Switch.

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


Total Population 681 (100%)
Population in Households 681 (100.0%)
Population in Families 534 (78.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 439
Diversity Index2 45


Median Household Income $39,560
Average Household Income $51,183
% of Income for Mortgage4 10%
Per Capita Income $23,581
Wealth Index5 31


Total HU (Housing Units) 369 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 222 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 90 (24.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 57 (15.4%)
Median Home Value $77,419
Average Home Value $113,626
Housing Affordability Index3 259


Total Households 312
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 193
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 1.20% -0.09%
Households -1.39% 0.00%
Families   -0.10%
Median Household Income   1.96%
Per Capita Income   2.16%
Owner Occupied HU   0.09%

Gould, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gould 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 # 247 61st
Population Density # 231 63rd
Median Household Income # 454 28th
Housing Affordability Index # 506 81st
Per Capita Income # 464 26th
Diversity Index # 208 67th

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