Drew County, Arkansas Population 2018

Drew County, Arkansas's estimated population is 18,547 with a growth rate of -0.75% 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
201718,547-141-0.75%
201618,688600.32%
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
White12,728
Black or African American5,369
Some Other Race363
Two or More Races189
Asian23
American Indian and Alaska Native16

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

Drew County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Drew County, Arkansas Median Age

36.8


Total

34


Male

39.4


Female

Drew County, Arkansas Adults

There are 14,502 adults, (2,971 of which are seniors) in Drew County, Arkansas.

Drew County, Arkansas Age Dependency

62.2

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Drew County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

9,654

51.66%

Male

9,034

48.34%

Drew County, Arkansas Households and Families

Drew County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Drew County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84%16%
All62.8%37.2%
Non Family45%55%
Male44.4%55.6%
Female33.6%66.4%

62.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Drew County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,0942.562.8
Married3,5282.9984
Non Family2,4121.3345
Female9943.5533.6
Male1602.6744.4

3.03

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

4.6%

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 Grade6946.00%
9th to 12th Grade1,43012.35%
High School Graduate4,27336.92%
Some College2,31019.96%
Associates Degree5714.93%
Bachelors Degree1,57213.58%
Graduate Degree7256.26%

Drew County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,3447,2921,950
Black2,9242,019303
Hispanic2197411
Other Race1896011
Multiple Races614622
Native American169
Asian111111

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$29,773$35,492$25,960
Less Than High School$17,500$18,846$14,250
High School Grad$22,220$29,528$15,863
Some College$29,347$39,821$25,824
Bachelors Degree$42,389$41,037$43,926
Graduate Degree$48,077$53,833$42,276

$29,773

Average Earnings

$35,492

Average Male

$25,960

Average Female

Drew County, Arkansas Language

Drew County, Arkansas Language by Age

Drew County, Arkansas Language

97.53% of Drew County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 2.47% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.99% of the population.

Drew County, Arkansas Poverty

Drew County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black4,9442,66253.84%
White11,8281,86515.77%
Hispanic49925150.30%
Other33310130.33%
Multiple1807038.89%
Asian23313.04%

27.74%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.30%

Male Poverty Rate

29.08%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Drew County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Drew County, Arkansas is Black, with 53.84% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Drew County, Arkansas is Asian, with 13.04% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.00%.

Drew County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.13%
High School20.87%
Some College15.55%
Bachelors or Greater4.55%

Drew County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed71.29%
Female Unemployed63.44%
Female Employed23.18%
Male Employed10.71%

Drew County, Arkansas Income

Drew County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$33,092$47,240
Families$46,429$54,662
Married Families$59,720$
Non Families$17,962$31,856

Drew County, Arkansas Marital Status

Drew County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.1%

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

Drew County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans by War

941

Number of Veterans

880

Male Veterans

61

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam386
Second Gulf War123
First Gulf War105
Korea102
World War II70

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+289
65 to 74288
35 to 54209
55 to 64105
18 to 3450

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7847.76%
Black1573.85%

Drew County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

11.97%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Drew County, Arkansas Employment Status

Drew County, Arkansas Employment by Age

56.2%

Labor Force Participation

49%

Employment Rate

12.9%

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