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The Roland CDP(1) had a population of 815 as of July 1, 2022. Roland ranks in the lower 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 Roland is located at latitude 34.9006 and longitude -92.4982 in Pulaski County. The formal boundaries for the Roland Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 8.06 sq. miles and a water area of 0.88 sq. miles. Pulaski County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 282 feet.

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

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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


Total Population 815 (100%)
Population in Households 815 (100.0%)
Population in Families 697 (85.5%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 101
Diversity Index2 33


Median Household Income $68,035
Average Household Income $86,709
% of Income for Mortgage4 23%
Per Capita Income $35,330
Wealth Index5 76


Total HU (Housing Units) 365 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 259 (71.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 71 (19.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 35 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $290,306
Average Home Value $357,471
Housing Affordability Index3 119


Total Households 330
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 242
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 -0.27% -0.22%
Households -0.27% -0.12%
Families   -0.17%
Median Household Income   1.80%
Per Capita Income   3.59%
Owner Occupied HU   0.08%

Roland, AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Roland 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 # 217 65th
Population Density # 505 19th
Median Household Income # 55 91st
Housing Affordability Index # 169 27th
Per Capita Income # 67 89th
Diversity Index # 317 49th

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