Boone County, Arkansas Population 2018

Boone County, Arkansas's estimated population is 37,381 with a growth rate of 0.21% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Boone County, Arkansas is the 21st largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201737,381800.21%
201637,3011100.30%
201637,1911000.27%
201537,09110.00%
201437,090-215-0.58%
201337,305-3-0.01%
201237,3082450.66%
201137,0631810.49%
201036,8828,58530.34%
199028,2972,2308.55%
198026,0676,99436.67%
197019,0732,95718.35%
196016,116-144-0.89%
195016,2604002.52%
194015,8609236.18%
193014,937-1,161-7.21%
192016,0981,78012.43%
191014,318-2,078-12.67%
190016,3965803.67%
189015,8163,67030.22%
188012,1465,11472.72%
18707,0320.00%

Boone County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White36,003
Two or More Races632
American Indian and Alaska Native284
Asian191
Black or African American129
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander46
Some Other Race16

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

Boone 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

Boone County, Arkansas Median Age

42.4


Total

40.6


Male

43.9


Female

Boone County, Arkansas Adults

There are 29,020 adults, (7,348 of which are seniors) in Boone County, Arkansas.

Boone County, Arkansas Age Dependency

72.2

Age Dependency Ratio

34

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Boone County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

19,016

50.98%

Male

18,285

49.02%

Boone County, Arkansas Households and Families

Boone County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Boone County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83%17%
All72%28%
Non Family65.1%34.9%
Female47.7%52.3%
Male37.1%62.9%

72.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Boone County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,8832.4772
Married8,1513.0283
Non Family4,6191.1865.1
Female1,4523.1447.7
Male6613.1937.1

2.97

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Boone County, Arkansas Households

Boone County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4825.67%
9th to 12th Grade2,4449.35%
High School Graduate9,03334.56%
Some College7,27927.85%
Associates Degree1,9867.60%
Bachelors Degree2,5429.73%
Graduate Degree1,3705.24%

Boone County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White24,70720,9923,690
Hispanic44239143
Multiple Races40135585
Native American272175
Asian16416494
Black10285
Islander4646
Other Race137

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 57.32%.

Boone County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,247$32,725$23,125
Less Than High School$21,613$22,287$16,827
High School Grad$22,760$29,630$17,405
Some College$28,045$37,537$23,235
Bachelors Degree$41,539$47,157$37,656
Graduate Degree$45,559$51,964$42,361

$27,247

Average Earnings

$32,725

Average Male

$23,125

Average Female

Boone County, Arkansas Language

Boone County, Arkansas Language by Age

Boone County, Arkansas Language

98.30% of Boone County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 1.70% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.90% of the population.

Boone County, Arkansas Poverty

Boone County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White34,6245,83316.85%
Multiple60823037.83%
Native28416056.34%
Hispanic84310812.81%
Asian1914523.56%
Black1133833.63%
Other16637.50%

17.47%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.67%

Male Poverty Rate

19.18%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Boone County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Boone County, Arkansas is Native, with 56.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Boone County, Arkansas is Hispanic, with 12.81% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.89%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.84%.

Boone County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.44%
Some College12.80%
High School11.68%
Bachelors or Greater5.56%

Boone County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed54.91%
Male Unemployed49.67%
Female Employed8.96%
Male Employed6.20%

Boone County, Arkansas Income

Boone County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,664$52,517
Families$44,881$60,968
Married Families$51,660$
Non Families$24,154$32,537

Boone County, Arkansas Marital Status

Boone County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.7%

Male Marriage Rate

54.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Boone County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Boone 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.

Boone County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Boone County, Arkansas Veterans

Boone County, Arkansas Veterans by War

3,468

Number of Veterans

3,093

Male Veterans

375

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,368
First Gulf War718
Second Gulf War619
Korea349
World War II220

Boone County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74997
55 to 64763
35 to 54647
75+627
18 to 34434

Boone County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,34611.97%
Hispanic6811.95%
Indian5319.49%
Hawaiian46100.00%
2 or More235.17%

Boone County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

7.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.41%

Veteran Disability Rate

Boone County, Arkansas Employment Status

Boone County, Arkansas Employment by Age

55.7%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

8.4%

Unemployment Rate

Boone County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Boone County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Boone County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Harrison12943131702271.75%
Diamond City78278640.51%
Bellefonte454481275.95%
Bergman439451122.73%
Alpena 39239420.51%
Lead Hill27127431.11%
Valley Springs18318410.55%
Omaha17017110.59%
Everton13313410.75%
Zinc10310410.97%
South Lead Hill10210310.98%
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