Grant County, Arkansas Population 2018

Grant County, Arkansas's estimated population is 18,165 with a growth rate of 0.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Grant County, Arkansas is the 39th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201718,1651190.66%
201618,046-48-0.27%
201618,094780.43%
201518,016-53-0.29%
201418,069340.19%
201318,035120.07%
201218,023910.51%
201117,932470.26%
201017,8853,93728.23%
199013,9489407.23%
198013,0083,29733.95%
19709,7111,41717.08%
19608,294-730-8.09%
19509,024-1,453-13.87%
194010,4776436.54%
19309,834-876-8.18%
192010,7101,28513.63%
19109,4251,75422.87%
19007,671-115-1.48%
18907,7861,60125.89%
18806,1852,24256.86%
18703,9430.00%

Grant County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White16,935
Black or African American788
Two or More Races207
American Indian and Alaska Native56
Asian33
Some Other Race25
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2

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

Grant 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

Grant County, Arkansas Median Age

39.3


Total

39.1


Male

39.6


Female

Grant County, Arkansas Adults

There are 13,823 adults, (2,905 of which are seniors) in Grant County, Arkansas.

Grant County, Arkansas Age Dependency

65.3

Age Dependency Ratio

26.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Grant County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

9,179

50.86%

Male

8,867

49.14%

Grant County, Arkansas Households and Families

Grant County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Grant County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.5%13.5%
Male81.1%18.9%
All79.5%20.5%
Non Family73.9%26.1%
Female56.2%43.8%

79.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Grant County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,8692.679.5
Married3,9743.1286.5
Non Family1,8331.0873.9
Female7653.3156.2
Male2973.381.1

3.09

Average Family Size

2.6

Average Household Size

2.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Grant County, Arkansas Households

Grant County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3622.93%
9th to 12th Grade8737.05%
High School Graduate5,14941.60%
Some College2,64321.36%
Associates Degree8947.22%
Bachelors Degree1,61913.08%
Graduate Degree8366.76%

Grant County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,70310,5522,318
Black434379106
Multiple Races8989
Hispanic70414
Native American47478
Asian333319
Other Race1971

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 57.58%.

Grant County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,763$42,301$29,720
Less Than High School$22,317$24,896$
High School Grad$32,920$41,194$27,247
Some College$31,518$39,223$30,160
Bachelors Degree$43,071$58,229$37,159
Graduate Degree$58,472$75,882$52,589

$34,763

Average Earnings

$42,301

Average Male

$29,720

Average Female

Grant County, Arkansas Language

Grant County, Arkansas Language by Age

Grant County, Arkansas Language

98.71% of Grant County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 1.29% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.85% of the population.

Grant County, Arkansas Poverty

Grant County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,6632,01612.10%
Black74221428.84%
Hispanic1435941.26%
Multiple2072813.53%
Native561425.00%
Other251248.00%

13.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.83%

Male Poverty Rate

14.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Grant County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Arkansas is Other, with 48.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Grant County, Arkansas is White, with 12.10% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.80%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.46%.

Grant County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School33.58%
High School10.07%
Bachelors or Greater6.92%
Some College6.22%

Grant County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed47.35%
Male Unemployed43.87%
Female Employed6.20%
Male Employed4.13%

Grant County, Arkansas Income

Grant County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,195$62,971
Families$59,905$73,823
Married Families$68,452$
Non Families$25,613$32,000

Grant County, Arkansas Marital Status

Grant County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Grant County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Grant 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.

Grant County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Grant County, Arkansas Veterans

Grant County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,582

Number of Veterans

1,481

Male Veterans

101

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam656
First Gulf War401
Second Gulf War219
Korea149
World War II74

Grant County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74399
35 to 54397
55 to 64345
75+248
18 to 34193

Grant County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,50711.56%
Black6712.43%
Indian817.02%
Hispanic22.00%

Grant County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

11.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

30.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Grant County, Arkansas Employment Status

Grant County, Arkansas Employment by Age

58%

Labor Force Participation

53.4%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Grant County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Grant County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Grant County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Sheridan458148272465.37%
Leola50150210.20%
Tull44844910.22%
Prattsville30730810.33%
Poyen28928900.00%
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