Also See: Barling, AR ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The City of Barling had a population of 4,850 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Barling is located at latitude 35.3256 and longitude -94.3016 in Sebastian County. The formal boundaries for the City of Barling encompass a land area of 10.2 sq. miles and a water area of 0.38 sq. miles. Sebastian County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 486 feet.
The City of Barling (GNIS ID: 2403158) 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.
|Total Population||4,850 (100%)|
|Population in Households||4,823 (99.4%)|
|Population in Families||3,836 (79.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||27 ( 0.6%)|
|Median Household Income||$46,681|
|Average Household Income||$65,412|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$27,939|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,176 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,313 (60.3%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||703 (32.3%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||160 ( 7.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$128,986|
|Average Home Value||$199,562|
|Housing Affordability Index3||228|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.34%|
|Per Capita Income||1.83%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.57%|
The table below compares Barling to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 70||87th|
|Population Density||# 243||55th|
|Median Household Income||# 161||70th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 225||42nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 83||85th|
|Diversity Index||# 178||67th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.