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Camden, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The City of Camden had a population of 11,509 as of July 1, 2018. Camden 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 Camden is located at latitude 33.5677 and longitude -92.8491 in Ouachita County. The formal boundaries for the City of Camden (see map below) encompass a land area of 16.45 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Ouachita County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 203 feet.

The City of Camden (GNIS ID: 2403976) 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 Camden is located within Township of Ecore Fabre, a minor civil division (MCD) of Ouachita County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Camden: Choteau de Fabri, Corea Fabre, Ecor a Fabri, Ecore a Fabre, Ecore Fabre, Fabres Bluff, Fabres Landing, Fabris Bluff, Fabrys Bluff, LaCore Fabre, L'Ecore a Fabri.

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Camden, AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 11,509
Population in Households 11,230
Population in Familes 8,760
Population in Group Qrtrs 279
Population Density2 700
Diversity Index3 56


Median Household Income $32,142
Average Household Income $47,400
Per Capita Income $20,716


Total Housing Units 5,974 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,805 (47.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,092 (35.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,078 (18.0%)
Median Home Value $84,677
Average Home Value $111,283


Total Households 4,896
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 3,005
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.69% -0.94%
Households -0.61% -0.9%
Families -0.95% -1.1%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   1.77%

Camden, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Camden to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 35 94th
Population Density # 161 70th
Diversity Index # 77 86th
Median Household Income # 445 18th
Per Capita Income # 319 41st

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