Clark County, Arkansas Population 2018

Clark County, Arkansas's estimated population is 22,293 with a growth rate of -1.14% 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
201722,4952020.91%
201722,293-257-1.14%
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
White16,186
Black or African American5,368
Some Other Race369
Two or More Races341
Asian157
American Indian and Alaska Native74

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

Clark County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,500 Male Population5001,0001,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Clark County, Arkansas Median Age

33.8


Total

31.7


Male

36


Female

Clark County, Arkansas Adults

There are 18,182 adults, (3,507 of whom are seniors) in Clark County, Arkansas.

Clark County, Arkansas Age Dependency

53.3

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Clark County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

11,798

52.45%

Male

10,697

47.55%

Clark County, Arkansas Households and Families

Clark County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Clark County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.1%16.9%
All62%38%
Male51.3%48.7%
Non Family45.6%54.4%
Female39.3%60.7%

62.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Clark County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,8202.2362
Married4,0062.8983.1
Non Family3,3051.1745.6
Female1,1642.639.3
Male3453.551.3

2.78

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

4.2%

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 Grade5183.93%
9th to 12th Grade1,0417.89%
High School Graduate4,18531.74%
Some College2,91422.10%
Associates Degree1,0507.96%
Bachelors Degree2,16516.42%
Graduate Degree1,3139.96%

Clark County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,4258,3962,729
Black3,0912,737615
Hispanic42127464
Other Race15310034
Asian11610747
Multiple Races715723
Native American6256

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 92.24%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.52%.

Clark County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,371$35,974$26,873
Less Than High School$20,357$21,860$10,000
High School Grad$25,244$30,949$17,116
Some College$30,344$39,491$24,264
Bachelors Degree$40,030$43,912$36,215
Graduate Degree$46,889$48,920$44,730

$31,371

Average Earnings

$35,974

Average Male

$26,873

Average Female

Clark County, Arkansas Language

Clark County, Arkansas Language by Age

Clark County, Arkansas Language

94.75% of Clark County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 5.25% 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
White13,5162,12515.72%
Black4,6901,42830.45%
Hispanic95147049.42%
Multiple29313445.73%
Other32111736.45%
Asian1576440.76%

21.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.23%

Male Poverty Rate

24.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Clark County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Arkansas is Hispanic, with 49.42% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Clark County, Arkansas is White, with 15.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.99%. Among those working part-time, it was 32.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 26.34%.

Clark County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.09%
High School18.40%
Some College14.65%
Bachelors or Greater4.87%

Clark County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed51.20%
Female Unemployed48.51%
Female Employed16.84%
Male Employed7.80%

Clark County, Arkansas Income

Clark County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,144$51,310
Families$54,289$63,445
Married Families$66,736$
Non Families$21,608$28,811

Clark County, Arkansas Marital Status

Clark County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.9%

Male Marriage Rate

42.3%

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

Clark County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race


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

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,366

Number of Veterans

1,334

Male Veterans

32

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam544
First Gulf War296
Korea195
Second Gulf War106
World War II48

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+357
35 to 54346
55 to 64321
65 to 74299
18 to 3443

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0738.03%
Black2906.88%
Hispanic101.65%
Indian34.05%

Clark County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

9.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.17%

Veteran Disability Rate

Clark County, Arkansas Employment Status

Clark County, Arkansas Employment by Age

57.6%

Labor Force Participation

54.9%

Employment Rate

4.5%

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