Magnolia, AR Population

Population: 10,858. Estimated population in July 2020: 10,478 (-3.5% change)
Males: 4,984 (45.9%), Females: 5,874 (54.1%)

Columbia County

Zip codes: 71753.

Median resident age: 32.6 years
Median household income: $26,011
Median house value: $62,900

Races in Magnolia:

  • White Non-Hispanic (57.7%)
  • Black (39.4%)
  • Hispanic (1.1%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • American Indian (0.7%)

Ancestries: United States (14.1%), Irish (8.0%), English (7.2%), German (4.4%), Scotch-Irish (2.0%), French (1.6%).

Elevation: 336 feet

Land area: 9.3 square miles

Map of Magnolia, AR

Population

For population 25 years and over in Magnolia

  • High school or higher: 75.4%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 24.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.0%
  • Unemployed: 8.1%
  • Mean travel time to work: 13.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Magnolia city

  • Never married: 30.7%
  • Now married: 44.4%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 12.2%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

1.1% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: -497 (-4.4%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Magnolia:

  • MAGNOLIA HOSPITAL (101 HOSPITAL DRIVE POST OFFICE BOX 629)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Magnolia:

  • SPRINGHILL MEDICAL CENTER (about 25 miles; SPRINGHILL, LA)
  • OUACHITA COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER (about 36 miles; CAMDEN, AR)
  • MEDICAL PARK HOSPITAL (about 37 miles; HOPE, AR)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Magnolia:

  • TEXARKANA REGIONAL-WEBB FIELD (about 54 miles; TEXARKANA, AR; Abbreviation: TXK)
  • BARKSDALE AFB (about 61 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; Abbreviation: BAD)
  • SHREVEPORT REGIONAL (about 71 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Abbreviation: SHV)

Other public-use airports nearest to Magnolia:

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Magnolia:

  • SOUTHERN ARKANSAS UNIVERSITY MAIN CAMPUS (Full-time enrollment: 2,646; Location: 100 E. University; Public; Website: WWW.SAUMAG.EDU; Offers Master’s degree)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Magnolia:

  • HENDERSON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 54 miles; ARKADELPHIA, AR; Full-time enrollment: 3,109)
  • BOSSIER PARISH COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 60 miles; BOSSIER CITY, LA; Full-time enrollment: 2,743)
  • GRAMBLING STATE UNIVERSITY (about 63 miles; GRAMBLING, LA; Full-time enrollment: 4,299)
  • LOUISIANA TECH UNIVERSITY (about 66 miles; RUSTON, LA; Full-time enrollment: 9,013)
  • LOUISIANA STATE UNIVERSITY-SHREVEPORT (about 70 miles; SHREVEPORT, LA; Full-time enrollment: 3,059)
  • UNIVERSITY OF LOUISIANA AT MONROE (about 96 miles; MONROE, LA; Full-time enrollment: 8,116)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ARKANSAS AT MONTICELLO (about 101 miles; Monticello, AR; Full-time enrollment: 2,048)

Schools

Public high schools in Magnolia:

  • MAGNOLIA HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 627; Location: 1400-2 HIGH SCHOOL DRIVE; Grades: 10 – 12)
  • WALKER HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 97; Location: 655 HIGHWAY 79 SOUTH; Grades: 07 – 12)

Public primary/middle schools in Magnolia:

  • EAST-WEST ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 805; Location: 1310 HOLLENSWORTH STREET; Grades: KG – 03)
  • MAGNOLIA JR. HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 710; Location: 540 EAST NORTH STREET; Grades: 07 – 09)
  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 644; Location: 456 EAST NORTH STREET; Grades: 04 – 06)
  • WALKER ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 101; Location: 655 HIGHWAY 79 SOUTH; Grades: KG – 06)

Libraries

Library in Magnolia:

  • CLOC REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $725,243; Location: 220 EAST MAIN STREET, P.O. BOX 668; 316,611 books; 2,885 audio materials; 852 video materials; 224 serial subscriptions)