Hughes, Saint Francis County, Arkansas

Hughes: City in Arkansas, USA

About

Hughes is a city located in the county of Saint Francis in the U.S. state of Arkansas. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,441. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,200 inhabitants.

Quick Facts about Hughes

Population : 1,200 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Arkansas (United States)
County : Saint Francis County
Postal code : 72348
Water as percent of area : 1.04%
Land as percent of area : 98.96%
Altitude : 207 feet / 63 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 12:05:03 (28th November 2022)
Population growth : -20.08% (2010-2020)

Geography

Hughes is located at 34°56'57"N 90°28'17"W (34.9492600, -90.4714900).

Hughes map

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Hughes decreased by 20.08% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2000 1,867 - census
2010 1,441 -29.56% census
2011 1,428 -0.91% estimation process
2012 1,417 -0.78% estimation process
2013 1,381 -2.61% estimation process
2014 1,353 -2.07% estimation process
2015 1,323 -2.27% estimation process
2016 1,303 -1.53% estimation process
2017 1,278 -1.96% estimation process
2018 1,247 -2.49% estimation process
2019 1,216 -2.55% estimation process
2020 1,200 -1.33% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 10,298
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 10,422
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : -1.2%
April 1, 2020 Population : 10,617
April 1, 2010 Population : 10,361
People under 5 years old, percentage : 5.5%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 20.5%
People over 65 (%) : 21.0%
Female persons, % : 51.4%
White only, percent : 76.6%
Black or African American alone, percent : 17.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.0%
Asians alone % : 2.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.0%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 2.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 1.7%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 75.6%
2015-2019 Veterans : 882
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 5.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.3%

Hughes zip code is 72348. County name: St. Francis, County fips: 05123

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 76.3%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $193,700
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,414
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $451
2015-2019 median gross rent : $959
2015-2019 Households : 4,683
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 2.21
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 86.7%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 5.7%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 94.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 85.9%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 96.6%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 60.8%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 12.2%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 8.3%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 63.9%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.6%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 51,694
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 48,128
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 414,285
2012 total retail sales per capita : $39,497
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 18.9
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $69,212
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $50,111
Percentage of people living in poverty : 9.2%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 1,349
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 761
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 424
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 140
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,119
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 179
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 1,019
2010 population per square mile : 2,254.3
2010 land area in square miles : 4.60

Schools in Hughes

College & universities near Hughes, AR

Code Name City ZIP
106829 Crowley's Ridge Technical Institute Forrest City (AR) 72335-0925
106883 East Arkansas Community College Forrest City (AR) 72335-2204
107318 Arkansas State University Mid-South West Memphis (AR) 72301-3829
447023 Delta Technical College Horn Lake (MS) 38637
490540 Delta Designs Cosmetology School Wynne (AR) 72396-1602

Stations (1)

Amtrak & bus stations near Hughes, AR

Code Name Address Type
MEM Central Station Central Station RAIL

Post offices near Hughes

Post Office Name City ZIP
Hugh Post Office Hughes (AR) 72348
Brickey Post Office Brickeys (AR) 72320
Heth Post Office Heth (AR) 72346
Robinsonvill Post Office Robinsonville (MS) 38664
Proctor Post Office Proctor (AR) 72376

Other places with the same name (2)

Other cities in Saint Francis County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Saint Francis County , AR.

City Name Population Title
Forrest City 13,820 City in St.
Madison 678 City in Arkansas, USA
Caldwell 458 City in St.
Colt 331 City in Arkansas, USA
Wheatley 296 City in Arkansas, USA
Widener 243 Town of the United States

Distance to Other Cities

Hughes distances to largest Arkansas cities