Find Affordable Health Insurance in Arkansas

Find individual health insurance in Arkansas.
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Arkansas State Health Resources

Residents can also refer to a number of resources within Arkansas:

Apply for Arkansas Health Insurance coverage at eHealthInsurance. We offer thousands of health plans underwritten by more than 180 of the nation’s health insurance companies. Compare Arkansas health plans side by side, get health insurance quotes, apply online and find affordable health insurance today. You can read more about the Affordable Care Act in our Obamacare Resource Center.

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Arkansas Medical Insurance Statistics

Consider the following statistics about health care coverage in Arkansas:


Total Arkansas Residents


Total Uninsured Arkansas Residents


Total Arkansas HMO enrollment


Avg annual employee premium in Arkansas employer-sponsored plan (after employer contribution)


Avg Arkansas hospital cost per inpatient day (before insurance)
Source data according to the Kaiser Family Foundation: Health Insurance Coverage of the Total Population, states (2007-2008), U.S. (2008); Total HMO Enrollment, July 2008; Average Single Premium per Enrolled Employee; For Employer-Based Health Insurance, 2008; Hospital Adjusted Expenses per Inpatient Day, 2007

Frequently asked questions

Arkansas defers to the federal Affordable Care Act that requires all citizens have health insurance coverage. Residents of Arkansas receive health coverage from a number of sources, including private insurers, employer-sponsored group plans, government programs, and the federal exchange.
Arkansas residents can purchase insurance directly from a private insurance carrier or sign up using the marketplace exchange during open enrollment. They can buy a short-term health insurance policy with up to a total of 36 months coverage and the protections of state-mandated benefits.
Arkansas residents can expect to pay an average of $202.99 per person* for a major medical individual health insurance plan. Prices will vary and premiums can be lower if you are in good health.
Metal LevelAverage Monthly Premium*
* This is the average price of a plan available from eHealth in Arkansas, but actual prices available depend on zip code, age, gender, and other factors.  Get a personalized quote to see what may be available for you.