El Dorado Information

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

General El Dorado Information

State: Arkansas

County: Union County

Close cities: Smackover, AR, Louann, AR, Calion, AR, Lawson, AR, Junction City, AR, Mount Holly, AR, Magnolia, AR, Norphlet, AR

El Dorado Population (census data)
Total 19,891 (-6.7% since 2000)
Male 9,180 (46.2%)
Female 10,711 (53.8%)

Population Density: 1,223 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 79.3 (US Avg is 100)

El Dorado Elevation: 269 feet above sea level

Incorporated in 1870

Land Area: 16.3 square miles

Median Household Income: $30,651

Zip Codes: 71730, and 71731.

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El Dorado Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (53.1%)
  • Black (44.2%)
  • Hispanic (1.0%)
  • Two or more races (0.9%)
  • American Indian (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • United States (11.9%)
  • Irish (6.4%)
  • English (6.3%)
  • German (3.5%)
  • Scotch-Irish (2.3%)
  • French (1.1%)

El Dorado School Information

High Schools
Barton Junior High School (400 W Faulkner, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)
El Dorado High School (501 Timberlane, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)
Parkers Chapel High School (401 Parkers Chapel Road, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - Parkers Chapel School District District)
Union High School (6049 Moro Bay Highway, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)
Middle Schools
Washington Middle School (601 South Quaker Street, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)
Elementary Schools
Hugh Goodwin Elementary School (201 East 5th, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)
Murmil Heights Elementary School (2000 Ripley Avenue, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)
Northwest Elementary School (1600 N College, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)
Parkers Chapel Elementary School (401 Parkers Chapel Road, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - Parkers Chapel School District District)
Retta Brown Elementary School (505 Dixie Drive, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)
Union Elementary School (6049 Moro Bay Highway, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)
Yocum Elementary School (308 South College, El Dorado, AR, 71730 - El Dorado School District District)

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