Arkansas County, Arkansas Population 2018

Arkansas County, Arkansas's estimated population is 17,967 with a growth rate of -3.24% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Arkansas County, Arkansas is the 40th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,967-602-3.24%
201618,5693541.94%
201618,215-135-0.74%
201518,350-134-0.72%
201418,484-262-1.40%
201318,746-211-1.11%
201218,957880.47%
201118,869-147-0.77%
201019,016-2,637-12.18%
199021,653-2,522-10.43%
198024,1758283.55%
197023,347-8-0.03%
196023,355-310-1.31%
195023,665-772-3.16%
194024,4372,1379.58%
193022,3008173.80%
192021,4835,38033.41%
191016,1033,13024.13%
190012,9731,54113.48%
189011,4323,39442.22%
18808,038-230-2.78%
18708,268-576-6.51%
18608,8445,599172.54%
18503,2451,899141.08%
18401,346-80-5.61%
18301,42616613.17%
18201,26019818.64%
18101,0620.00%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,483
Black or African American4,892
Two or More Races168
Some Other Race14
American Indian and Alaska Native11
Asian1

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Arkansas County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Arkansas County, Arkansas Median Age

41.2


Total

41


Male

41.3


Female

Arkansas County, Arkansas Adults

There are 14,280 adults, (3,305 of which are seniors) in Arkansas County, Arkansas.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Age Dependency

69.1

Age Dependency Ratio

30

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Arkansas County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

9,771

52.62%

Male

8,798

47.38%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Households and Families

Arkansas County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Arkansas County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.2%19.8%
All64.6%35.4%
Non Family55%45%
Female46.7%53.3%
Male46.7%53.3%

64.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Arkansas County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6852.3864.6
Married3,4212.9980.2
Non Family2,8061.1755
Female1,1223.3446.7
Male3363.1446.7

3.01

Average Family Size

2.38

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Arkansas County, Arkansas Households

Arkansas County, Arkansas Education

Arkansas County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7816.13%
9th to 12th Grade1,44711.35%
High School Graduate5,17340.59%
Some College2,78121.82%
Associates Degree7245.68%
Bachelors Degree1,27610.01%
Graduate Degree5634.42%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,4638,2771,711
Black2,9171,995109
Hispanic34126113
Multiple Races8534
Other Race1414
Native American1196

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 54.55%.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,941$33,567$23,446
Less Than High School$22,523$24,696$15,500
High School Grad$26,943$30,284$22,086
Some College$26,086$35,036$21,875
Bachelors Degree$47,070$53,725$42,159
Graduate Degree$51,742$61,307$44,792

$27,941

Average Earnings

$33,567

Average Male

$23,446

Average Female

Arkansas County, Arkansas Language

Arkansas County, Arkansas Language by Age

Arkansas County, Arkansas Language

97.64% of Arkansas County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 2.36% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.94% of the population.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Poverty

Arkansas County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,8891,89014.66%
Black4,7871,53131.98%
Hispanic54622441.03%
Multiple1622314.20%
Asian11100.00%

19.64%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.99%

Male Poverty Rate

22.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Arkansas County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Arkansas County, Arkansas is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Arkansas County, Arkansas is Multiple, with 14.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.38%.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.59%
Some College18.05%
High School14.37%
Bachelors or Greater1.58%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.62%
Male Unemployed26.97%
Female Employed10.79%
Male Employed7.49%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Income

Arkansas County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,330$54,509
Families$46,476$65,737
Married Families$59,513$
Non Families$20,951$33,995

Arkansas County, Arkansas Marital Status

Arkansas County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.4%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Arkansas County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Arkansas County, Arkansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,221

Number of Veterans

1,149

Male Veterans

72

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam532
Korea158
First Gulf War124
Second Gulf War112
World War II100

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+375
65 to 74340
55 to 64276
35 to 54158
18 to 3472

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,07310.06%
Black1464.18%
Indian218.18%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

13.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

52.95%

Veteran Disability Rate

Arkansas County, Arkansas Employment Status

Arkansas County, Arkansas Employment by Age

59.9%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Arkansas County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Arkansas County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Arkansas County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Stuttgart93268945-381-4.09%
DeWitt32923143-149-4.53%
Gillett691686-5-0.72%
Humphrey 557514-43-7.72%
Almyra283271-12-4.24%
St. Charles230220-10-4.35%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990