Desha County Population 2017

Desha County's estimated population is 11,876 with a growth rate of -1.09% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Desha County is the 58th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201611,876-131-1.09%
201512,007-238-1.94%
201412,245-222-1.78%
201312,467-108-0.86%
201212,575-134-1.05%
201112,709-255-1.97%
201012,964-3,834-22.82%
199016,798-2,962-14.99%
198019,7609995.32%
197018,761-2,009-9.67%
196020,770-4,385-17.43%
195025,155-2,005-7.38%
194027,1605,34624.51%
193021,8141,5177.47%
192020,2975,02332.89%
191015,2743,76332.69%
190011,5111,18711.50%
189010,3241,35115.06%
18808,9732,84846.50%
18706,125-334-5.17%
18606,4593,548121.88%
18502,9111,31382.17%
18401,5980.00%

Desha County Population Growth

Population Data via

Desha County Race Data

Race Population Percentage
White5,99550.48%
Black or African American5,76248.52%
Two or More Races1301.09%
Asian570.48%
American Indian and Alaska Native460.39%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander170.14%

Desha County Population Pyramid

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Population of Cities in Desha County

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dumas47064289-417-8.86%
Arkansas City366323-43-11.75%
Tillar225221-4-1.78%
Watson211192-19-9.00%
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