Cross County, Arkansas Population 2018

Cross County, Arkansas's estimated population is 16,863 with a growth rate of -2.69% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Cross County, Arkansas is the 46th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201716,863-466-2.69%
201617,3292921.71%
201617,037-203-1.18%
201517,240690.40%
201417,171-340-1.94%
201317,511-180-1.02%
201217,691-105-0.59%
201117,796-54-0.30%
201017,850-1,375-7.15%
199019,225-1,209-5.92%
198020,4346513.29%
197019,7832321.19%
196019,551-5,206-21.03%
195024,757-1,289-4.95%
194026,0463231.26%
193025,7237,14438.45%
192018,5794,53732.31%
191014,0422,99127.07%
190011,0513,35843.65%
18907,6932,64352.34%
18805,0501,13528.99%
18703,9150.00%

Cross County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,940
Black or African American4,033
Two or More Races214
Some Other Race63
Asian52
American Indian and Alaska Native27

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

Cross 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

Cross County, Arkansas Median Age

40.3


Total

38.2


Male

41.9


Female

Cross County, Arkansas Adults

There are 13,066 adults, (2,963 of which are seniors) in Cross County, Arkansas.

Cross County, Arkansas Age Dependency

71.5

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Cross County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

8,950

51.65%

Male

8,379

48.35%

Cross County, Arkansas Households and Families

Cross County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cross County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.9%18.1%
All66%34%
Non Family51.3%48.7%
Male48.9%51.1%
Female46.3%53.7%

66.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Cross County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,7032.5566
Married3,4123.0581.9
Non Family1,9741.1851.3
Female9963.5146.3
Male3212.6948.9

3.06

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

4.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cross County, Arkansas Households

Cross County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7196.19%
9th to 12th Grade1,52713.15%
High School Graduate5,10744.00%
Some College2,07517.88%
Associates Degree4684.03%
Bachelors Degree1,0479.02%
Graduate Degree6655.73%

Cross County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,9017,2601,485
Black2,4271,891169
Hispanic17013440
Multiple Races886424
Asian2416
Other Race1919
Native American11107

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 63.64%.

Cross County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,480$33,448$23,464
Less Than High School$17,010$20,000$12,813
High School Grad$29,438$31,602$19,952
Some College$27,433$40,635$21,295
Bachelors Degree$51,250$61,406$44,102
Graduate Degree$55,711$66,625$48,000

$30,480

Average Earnings

$33,448

Average Male

$23,464

Average Female

Cross County, Arkansas Language

Cross County, Arkansas Language by Age

Cross County, Arkansas Language

98.41% of Cross County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 1.59% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.05% of the population.

Cross County, Arkansas Poverty

Cross County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White12,5052,17217.37%
Black3,9641,08027.25%
Multiple1968945.41%
Hispanic28682.80%
Asian52815.38%
Native27725.93%

19.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.24%

Male Poverty Rate

23.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cross County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cross County, Arkansas is Multiple, with 45.41% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cross County, Arkansas is Hispanic, with 2.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.52%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.62%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.64%.

Cross County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.06%
Some College17.16%
High School14.25%
Bachelors or Greater3.28%

Cross County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed77.33%
Male Unemployed27.01%
Female Employed9.20%
Male Employed6.34%

Cross County, Arkansas Income

Cross County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,306$52,138
Families$48,314$60,776
Married Families$60,571$
Non Families$18,263$29,401

Cross County, Arkansas Marital Status

Cross County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.5%

Male Marriage Rate

50.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Cross County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Cross 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.

Cross County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Cross County, Arkansas Veterans

Cross County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,053

Number of Veterans

991

Male Veterans

62

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam346
Second Gulf War194
Korea115
First Gulf War111
World War II50

Cross County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54275
75+233
65 to 74222
55 to 64196
18 to 34127

Cross County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8348.35%
Black2067.04%
Indian872.73%
2 or More55.38%

Cross County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

16.22%

Veteran Poverty Rate

47.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cross County, Arkansas Employment Status

Cross County, Arkansas Employment by Age

56.1%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cross County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Cross County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Cross County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Wynne83678078-289-3.45%
Parkin11041044-60-5.43%
Cherry Valley651603-48-7.37%
Hickory Ridge272258-14-5.15%
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