Drew County, Arkansas Population 2018

Drew County, Arkansas's estimated population is 18,547 with a growth rate of -0.43% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Drew County, Arkansas is the 38th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,620730.39%
201718,547-81-0.43%
201618,628110.06%
201518,617-18-0.10%
201418,635-37-0.20%
201318,672-104-0.55%
201218,776510.27%
201118,725590.32%
201018,6661,2977.47%
199017,369-541-3.02%
198017,9102,75318.16%
197015,157-56-0.37%
196015,213-2,746-15.29%
195017,959-1,872-9.44%
194019,831-97-0.49%
193019,928-1,894-8.68%
192021,822-138-0.63%
191021,9602,50912.90%
190019,4512,09912.10%
189017,3525,12141.87%
188012,2312,27122.80%
18709,9608829.72%
18609,0785,802177.11%
18503,2760.00%

Drew County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White12,803
Black or African American5,358
Some Other Race231
Two or More Races179
Asian31
American Indian and Alaska Native18

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

Drew County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,0001,200 Male Population2004006008001,0001,200 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Drew County, Arkansas Median Age

36.5


Total

33.7


Male

39.5


Female

Drew County, Arkansas Adults

There are 14,523 adults, (3,051 of whom are seniors) in Drew County, Arkansas.

Drew County, Arkansas Age Dependency

62.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Drew County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

9,530

51.18%

Male

9,090

48.82%

Drew County, Arkansas Households and Families

Drew County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Drew County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.3%13.7%
All65.7%34.3%
Non Family50.5%49.5%
Female41.8%58.2%
Male39.8%60.2%

65.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Drew County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0382.565.7
Married3,2863.0686.3
Non Family2,5621.4150.5
Female9793.3441.8
Male2113.239.8

3.06

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

5.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Drew County, Arkansas Households

Drew County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7856.74%
9th to 12th Grade1,17110.05%
High School Graduate4,44038.12%
Some College2,41120.70%
Associates Degree6905.92%
Bachelors Degree1,39912.01%
Graduate Degree7516.45%

Drew County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3237,2221,723
Black2,9182,211358
Hispanic261136
Other Race11241
Multiple Races1109452
Native American1811
Asian171717

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 100.00%.

Drew County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,206$36,705$28,459
Less Than High School$19,141$19,531$17,171
High School Grad$24,020$30,917$16,699
Some College$31,527$42,195$29,703
Bachelors Degree$44,595$45,299$44,414
Graduate Degree$52,716$53,735$45,833

$31,206

Average Earnings

$36,705

Average Male

$28,459

Average Female

Drew County, Arkansas Language

Drew County, Arkansas Language by Age

Drew County, Arkansas Language

97.25% of Drew County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 2.75% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.26% of the population.

Drew County, Arkansas Poverty

Drew County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,8962,14643.83%
White11,7971,78815.16%
Hispanic51726952.03%
Other2017738.31%
Multiple1604025.00%
Asian3139.68%

24.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.81%

Male Poverty Rate

25.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Drew County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Drew County, Arkansas is Hispanic, with 52.03% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Drew County, Arkansas is Asian, with 9.68% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 32.21%.

Drew County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.25%
High School19.34%
Some College11.57%
Bachelors or Greater4.10%

Drew County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed67.47%
Female Unemployed36.00%
Female Employed20.66%
Male Employed8.92%

Drew County, Arkansas Income

Drew County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$36,092$51,474
Families$50,711$60,221
Married Families$65,019$
Non Families$21,583$34,951

Drew County, Arkansas Marital Status

Drew County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Drew County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Drew 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 55To64.

Drew County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race


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

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,078

Number of Veterans

960

Male Veterans

118

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam347
Second Gulf War174
First Gulf War151
Korea106
World War II80

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54350
65 to 74296
75+274
55 to 64100
18 to 3458

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8508.37%
Black2085.13%
2 or More2016.39%

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

12.75%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.89%

Veteran Disability Rate

Drew County, Arkansas Employment Status

Drew County, Arkansas Employment by Age

55.6%

Labor Force Participation

50.6%

Employment Rate

9%

Unemployment Rate

Drew County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Drew County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Drew County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Monticello946797532863.02%
Wilmar511505-6-1.17%
Tillar 225221-4-1.78%
Winchester167165-2-1.20%
Jerome3938-1-2.56%
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