Clark County, Arkansas Population 2018

Clark County, Arkansas's estimated population is 22,293 with a growth rate of -1.72% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Clark County, Arkansas is the 30th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201722,293-391-1.72%
201622,6841340.59%
201622,550440.20%
201522,506-45-0.20%
201422,551-23-0.10%
201322,574-171-0.75%
201222,745-173-0.75%
201122,918-9-0.04%
201022,9271,4906.95%
199021,437-1,889-8.10%
198023,3261,7898.31%
197021,5375872.80%
196020,950-2,048-8.91%
195022,998-1,404-5.75%
194024,402-530-2.13%
193024,932-700-2.73%
192025,6321,9468.22%
191023,6862,39711.26%
190021,2892921.39%
189020,9975,22633.14%
188015,7713,81831.94%
187011,9532,21822.78%
18609,7355,665139.19%
18504,0701,76176.27%
18402,30994068.66%
18301,36932931.63%
18201,0400.00%

Clark County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,387
Black or African American5,348
Two or More Races400
Some Other Race336
Asian174
American Indian and Alaska Native39

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

Clark County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clark County, Arkansas Median Age

33.6


Total

31.6


Male

35.7


Female

Clark County, Arkansas Adults

There are 18,261 adults, (3,561 of which are seniors) in Clark County, Arkansas.

Clark County, Arkansas Age Dependency

54.3

Age Dependency Ratio

24.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Clark County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

11,915

52.53%

Male

10,769

47.47%

Clark County, Arkansas Households and Families

Clark County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Clark County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.5%15.5%
All63.1%36.9%
Male54.7%45.3%
Non Family48.6%51.4%
Female36.3%63.7%

63.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clark County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,7832.2563.1
Married3,9262.8984.5
Non Family3,2891.248.6
Female1,2572.6836.3
Male3113.5654.7

2.8

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Clark County, Arkansas Households

Clark County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6114.65%
9th to 12th Grade1,1598.82%
High School Graduate4,05630.87%
Some College2,93622.34%
Associates Degree1,1318.61%
Bachelors Degree2,01015.30%
Graduate Degree1,2389.42%

Clark County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,5768,4322,572
Black3,0112,588616
Hispanic37218921
Multiple Races1109022
Other Race10947
Asian484817
Native American2424

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 35.42%.

Clark County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,521$34,137$25,568
Less Than High School$20,000$21,670$10,031
High School Grad$23,064$30,000$16,803
Some College$29,398$37,778$23,664
Bachelors Degree$40,170$45,000$35,000
Graduate Degree$43,661$42,278$43,899

$30,521

Average Earnings

$34,137

Average Male

$25,568

Average Female

Clark County, Arkansas Language

Clark County, Arkansas Language by Age

Clark County, Arkansas Language

94.74% of Clark County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 5.26% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.22% of the population.

Clark County, Arkansas Poverty

Clark County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White13,7132,53118.46%
Black4,6701,54133.00%
Hispanic93151955.75%
Multiple35415644.07%
Other28614450.35%
Asian1572012.74%

24.01%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.75%

Male Poverty Rate

27.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clark County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Arkansas is Hispanic, with 55.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Arkansas is Asian, with 12.74% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.60%.

Clark County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.44%
High School18.53%
Some College16.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.03%

Clark County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed62.70%
Male Unemployed36.70%
Female Employed21.02%
Male Employed7.20%

Clark County, Arkansas Income

Clark County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,595$49,424
Families$52,353$62,204
Married Families$66,642$
Non Families$20,121$25,762

Clark County, Arkansas Marital Status

Clark County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

40.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Clark County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Clark County, Arkansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Clark County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,558

Number of Veterans

1,532

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam600
First Gulf War284
Korea227
Second Gulf War145
World War II63

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54399
75+372
65 to 74371
55 to 64340
18 to 3476

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2108.94%
Black3418.11%
Hispanic122.03%
Indian410.26%
2 or More31.57%

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

8.71%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clark County, Arkansas Employment Status

Clark County, Arkansas Employment by Age

57.9%

Labor Force Participation

53.3%

Employment Rate

7.9%

Unemployment Rate

Clark County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Clark County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Clark County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Arkadelphia1071410793790.74%
Gurdon22122137-75-3.39%
Amity723701-22-3.04%
Caddo Valley635604-31-4.88%
Okolona147143-4-2.72%
Gum Springs120116-4-3.33%
Whelen Springs9289-3-3.26%
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