Arkansas County, Arkansas Population 2018

Arkansas County, Arkansas's estimated population is 17,967 with a growth rate of -1.36% 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
201718,3523852.14%
201717,967-248-1.36%
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
White13,255
Black or African American4,852
Two or More Races194
Some Other Race46
American Indian and Alaska Native3
Asian2

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Arkansas County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Arkansas County, Arkansas Median Age

40.9


Total

39.9


Male

41.2


Female

Arkansas County, Arkansas Adults

There are 14,168 adults, (3,321 of whom are seniors) in Arkansas County, Arkansas.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Age Dependency

69.2

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Arkansas County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

9,567

52.13%

Male

8,785

47.87%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Households and Families

Arkansas County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Arkansas County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.5%20.5%
All62.7%37.3%
Non Family53.5%46.5%
Female44.1%55.9%
Male32.7%67.3%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Arkansas County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,6922.3562.7
Married3,3892.9779.5
Non Family2,8591.1753.5
Female1,0953.2544.1
Male3493.1732.7

2.96

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1.2%

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 Grade7836.15%
9th to 12th Grade1,43011.24%
High School Graduate4,96038.99%
Some College3,02423.77%
Associates Degree7325.75%
Bachelors Degree1,2419.75%
Graduate Degree5524.34%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,3348,2101,668
Black3,0071,96790
Hispanic35632330
Multiple Races82505
Other Race464612
Native American33

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 26.09%.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,035$34,308$25,566
Less Than High School$24,070$25,408$16,591
High School Grad$27,929$29,793$25,265
Some College$27,365$36,798$22,629
Bachelors Degree$45,250$52,227$36,667
Graduate Degree$50,821$61,019$44,931

$29,035

Average Earnings

$34,308

Average Male

$25,566

Average Female

Arkansas County, Arkansas Language

Arkansas County, Arkansas Language by Age

Arkansas County, Arkansas Language

97.80% of Arkansas County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 2.20% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.95% of the population.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Poverty

Arkansas County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,6692,03316.05%
Black4,7631,56432.84%
Hispanic53515528.97%
Multiple1885931.38%
Asian22100.00%

20.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.70%

Male Poverty Rate

23.45%

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 White, with 16.05% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.97%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.61%.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School24.26%
Some College17.36%
High School17.23%
Bachelors or Greater2.90%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed65.71%
Male Unemployed26.86%
Female Employed9.60%
Male Employed8.31%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Income

Arkansas County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,532$54,802
Families$48,735$67,890
Married Families$63,047$
Non Families$20,139$30,996

Arkansas County, Arkansas Marital Status

Arkansas County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

45.4%

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 55To64.

Arkansas County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,114

Number of Veterans

1,043

Male Veterans

71

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam507
First Gulf War146
Second Gulf War113
Korea112
World War II92

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74375
75+324
55 to 64209
35 to 54150
18 to 3456

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0069.56%
Black1063.01%
2 or More22.38%

Arkansas County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

16.83%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Arkansas County, Arkansas Employment Status

Arkansas County, Arkansas Employment by Age

58.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.7%

Employment Rate

8.5%

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