Gibson, AR Profile: Facts & Data


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Gibson, Arkansas - Basic Facts

The Gibson Census Designated Place had a population of 3,596 as of July 1, 2018. Gibson ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Arkansas. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Gibson is located at latitude 34.8937 and longitude -92.235 in Pulaski County. The formal boundaries for the Gibson Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 4.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pulaski County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 266 feet.

The Gibson Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2402522) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Gibson Census Designated Place is located within Township of Hill, a minor civil division (MCD) of Pulaski County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Gibson: Runyan Acres.

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


Total Population 3,596
Population in Households 3,596
Population in Familes 3,117
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 812
Diversity Index3 42


Median Household Income $72,668
Average Household Income $85,000
Per Capita Income $31,878


Total Housing Units 1,406 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,083 (77.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 233 (16.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 90 ( 6.4%)
Median Home Value $149,059
Average Home Value $178,443


Total Households 1,316
Average Household Size 2.73
Family Households 998
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 0.18% 0.44%
Households 0.21% 0.5%
Families -0.01% 0.34%
Median Household Income   1.53%
Per Capita Income   2.29%

Gibson, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gibson 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 # 89 84th
Population Density # 118 78th
Diversity Index # 202 63rd
Median Household Income # 6 99th
Per Capita Income # 20 96th

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