Pocahontas Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Pocahontas, AR

General Pocahontas Information

State: Arkansas

County: Randolph County

Close cities: Biggers, AR, Delaplaine, AR, Walnut Ridge, AR, Maynard, AR, Reyno, AR, O'Kean, AR, Black Rock, AR, Imboden, AR, College City, AR

Pocahontas Population (census data)
Total 6,703 (+3.6% since 2000)
Male 3,072 (45.8%)
Female 3,631 (54.2%)

Population Density: 912 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.8 (US Avg is 100)

Pocahontas Elevation: 305 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1857

Land Area: 7.35 square miles

Median Household Income: $27,976

Zip Codes: 72455.

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Pocahontas Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (96.7%)
  • Black (1.1%)
  • American Indian (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • Hispanic (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (18.7%)
  • German (15.5%)
  • Irish (8.3%)
  • English (7.1%)
  • French (2.5%)
  • Italian (2.3%)

Pocahontas School Information

High Schools
Pocahontas High School (2312 Stadium Drive, Pocahontas, AR, 72455 - Pocahontas School District District)
Pocahontas Junior High School (2405 North Park, Pocahontas, AR, 72455 - Pocahontas School District District)
Elementary Schools
Alma Spikes Elementary School (1707 Highland, Pocahontas, AR, 72455 - Pocahontas School District District)
Pocahontas Upper Elementary School (2301 North Park, Pocahontas, AR, 72455 - Pocahontas School District District)

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