In 2017, Paragould, AR had a population of 44.2k people with a median age of 37.7 and a median household income of $45,566. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Paragould, AR grew from 43,745 to 44,197, a 1.03% increase and its median household income grew from $42,755 to $45,566, a 6.57% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Paragould, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (93.9%), White (Hispanic) (1.79%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (1.57%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.04%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (0.704%). N/A% of the people in Paragould, AR speak a non-English language, and 99.4% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Paragould, AR are Crowley's Ridge College (36 degrees awarded in 2017).
The median property value in Paragould, AR is $110,400, and the homeownership rate is 67.3%. Most people in Paragould, AR commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 19.8 minutes. The average car ownership in Paragould, AR is 2 cars per household.