The City of Prairie Grove had a population of 6,492 as of July 1, 2020.
The primary coordinate point for Prairie Grove is located at latitude 35.9759 and longitude -94.3177 in Washington County. The formal boundaries for the City of Prairie Grove encompass a land area of 8.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Washington County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 1,165 feet.
The City of Prairie Grove (GNIS ID: 2404567) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Prairie Grove: Prairiegrove.
|Total Population||6,492 (100%)|
|Population in Households||6,492 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||5,518 (85.0%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$59,939|
|Average Household Income||$75,601|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||12%|
|Per Capita Income||$28,474|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,795 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,787 (63.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||665 (23.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||343 (12.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$174,433|
|Average Home Value||$206,739|
|Housing Affordability Index3||213|
|Average Household Size||2.65|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.73%|
|Per Capita Income||2.07%|
|Owner Occupied HU||2.38%|
The table below compares Prairie Grove 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||# 56||90th|
|Population Density||# 151||72nd|
|Median Household Income||# 39||93rd|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 191||35th|
|Per Capita Income||# 75||86th|
|Diversity Index||# 289||47th|
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