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The City of Hughes had a population of 1,399 as of July 1, 2021.
The primary coordinate point for Hughes is located at latitude 34.9493 and longitude -90.4715 in St. Francis County. The formal boundaries for the City of Hughes encompass a land area of 2.15 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. St. Francis County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 207 feet.
The City of Hughes 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||1,399 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,398 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||1,148 (82.1%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$19,934|
|Average Household Income||$37,854|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||13%|
|Per Capita Income||$15,756|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||662 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||258 (39.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||327 (49.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||76 (11.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$61,047|
|Average Home Value||$107,364|
|Housing Affordability Index3||193|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.17%|
|Per Capita Income||1.91%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.31%|
The table below compares Hughes to the other 540 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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||# 180||67th|
|Population Density||# 180||67th|
|Median Household Income||# 537||1st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 160||30th|
|Per Capita Income||# 516||5th|
|Diversity Index||# 188||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.