Central Arkansas 101: Hard Numbers on a Growing Region
by Metro Little Rock Staff on 10/6/2017 12:14 am
The 12-county Metro Little Rock region has a population of more than 1,000,000 and is home to Fortune 500 companies such as Dillard’s, Windstream, HP and Caterpillar, as well as some of the nation’s largest nonprofits. We’re centrally and strategically located with proximity to Interstates 40 and 30 and other transportation infrastructure such as Arkansas River ports and rail lines.
Centrally located in the state and nation, the Little Rock Metro region is a hub for all things business.
40% of the U.S. population is within a day’s drive
Population growth in downtown Little Rock over the past 15 years
Median home price
of the population is married