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The City of Hughes had a population of 1,548 as of July 1, 2020.
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 (GNIS ID: 2404739) 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||1,548 (100%)|
|Population in Households||1,547 (99.9%)|
|Population in Families||1,276 (82.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||1 ( 0.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$17,537|
|Average Household Income||$32,126|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||15%|
|Per Capita Income||$13,347|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||708 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||304 (42.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||343 (48.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||60 ( 8.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$60,969|
|Average Home Value||$113,934|
|Housing Affordability Index3||177|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.04%|
|Per Capita Income||2.09%|
|Owner Occupied HU||-0.2%|
The table below compares Hughes 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||# 172||68th|
|Population Density||# 160||71st|
|Median Household Income||# 538||1st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 124||23rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 532||2nd|
|Diversity Index||# 181||66th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.