Hector, Arkansas

Hector: Town in the state of Arkansas

About

Hector is a town located in the county of Pope in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 450 and a population density of 75 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 465 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Hector

Population : 465 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Pope County
Postal code : 72843
Phone Area Codes : 479
Area : 6.01 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.23%
Land as percent of area : 99.77%
Altitude : 719 feet / 219 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:51:35 (20th May 2024)
Density : 77 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 3.23% (2010-2020)

Geography

Hector is located at 35°28'2"N 92°58'30"W (35.4673000, -92.9748900).

Hector map

Demographics

The population of Hector increased by 3.23% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 1,200 - census
2010 450 -166.67% census
2011 457 1.53% estimation process
2012 458 0.22% estimation process
2013 455 -0.66% estimation process
2014 458 0.66% estimation process
2015 460 0.43% estimation process
2016 465 1.08% estimation process
2017 462 -0.65% estimation process
2018 463 0.22% estimation process
2019 466 0.64% estimation process
2020 465 -0.22% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 59,458
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 51,116
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 16.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 63,830
April 1, 2010 Population : 49,791
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 26.4%
People over 65 (%) : 14.4%
Female persons, % : 51.8%
White only, percent : 85.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 4.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.3%
Asians alone % : 6.1%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 1.4%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 6.4%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 81.8%
2015-2019 Veterans : 3,917
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 7.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.1%

Hector zip code is 72843. County name: Pope, County fips: 05115

Avondale, Hector, The Plain

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 58.1%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $155,300
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,155
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $423
2015-2019 median gross rent : $982
2015-2019 Households : 22,360
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.56
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 79.5%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 11.6%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 92.6%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 91.0%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 31.1%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 8.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 10.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.7%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 177,763
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 379,707
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 496,470
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 1,488,002
2012 total retail sales per capita : $28,261
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 26.5
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $63,474
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $31,713
Percentage of people living in poverty : 7.1%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 4,488
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 2,630
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,188
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 463
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,744
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 399
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 3,741
2010 population per square mile : 2,345.3
2010 land area in square miles : 21.23

Schools in Hector

College & universities near Hector, AR

Code Name City ZIP
106467 Arkansas Tech University Russellville (AR) 72801-2222

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hector, AR

Code Name Address Type
LRK Little Rock Union Station 1400 West Markham Street RAIL

Post offices near Hector

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hector Post Office Hector (AR) 72843

Other places with the same name (4)

Other cities in Pope County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Pope County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Russellville 29,364 City in Arkansas
Pottsville 3,361 City in Pope County, Arkansas, United States
Atkins 3,042 City in Arkansas
Dover 1,445 Small town in Pope County, Arkansas, United States
London 1,063 City in Pope County, Arkansas, United States