Jackson County, Arkansas Population 2018

Jackson County, Arkansas's estimated population is 17,135 with a growth rate of -1.01% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Jackson County, Arkansas is the 44th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,4292941.72%
201717,135-174-1.01%
201617,309-67-0.39%
201517,376-219-1.24%
201417,595-135-0.76%
201317,730510.29%
201217,679-205-1.15%
201117,884-172-0.95%
201018,056-888-4.69%
199018,944-2,702-12.48%
198021,6461,1945.84%
197020,452-2,391-10.47%
196022,843-3,069-11.84%
195025,912-515-1.95%
194026,427-1,516-5.43%
193027,9432,4979.81%
192025,4461,9458.28%
191023,5015,11827.84%
190018,3833,20421.11%
189015,1794,30239.55%
188010,8773,60949.66%
18707,268-3,225-30.73%
186010,4937,407240.02%
18503,0861,546100.39%
18401,5401,207362.46%
18303330.00%

Jackson County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White13,851
Black or African American2,966
Two or More Races490
Some Other Race83
American Indian and Alaska Native31
Asian8

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

Jackson County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Jackson County, Arkansas Median Age

40.5


Total

40.2


Male

41.5


Female

Jackson County, Arkansas Adults

There are 13,903 adults, (2,848 of whom are seniors) in Jackson County, Arkansas.

Jackson County, Arkansas Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Jackson County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

8,854

50.80%

Male

8,575

49.20%

Jackson County, Arkansas Households and Families

Jackson County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Jackson County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.1%13.9%
All70.6%29.4%
Non Family64.9%35.1%
Male57%43%
Female46.8%53.2%

70.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Jackson County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,1792.3170.6
Married2,5322.9786.1
Non Family2,4651.164.9
Female8803.7746.8
Male3022.5257

3.03

Average Family Size

2.31

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Jackson County, Arkansas Households

Jackson County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,1219.00%
9th to 12th Grade1,69013.57%
High School Graduate5,37743.17%
Some College2,46319.78%
Associates Degree6535.24%
Bachelors Degree7556.06%
Graduate Degree3953.17%

Jackson County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,9897,8681,020
Black1,9531,342117
Hispanic2772254
Multiple Races1941769
Other Race5943
Native American3122
Asian88

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 10.21%.

Jackson County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,706$31,878$20,025
Less Than High School$22,976$26,849$
High School Grad$23,482$26,868$19,101
Some College$26,397$35,580$18,989
Bachelors Degree$53,065$59,821$36,595
Graduate Degree$53,785$110,227$40,208

$26,706

Average Earnings

$31,878

Average Male

$20,025

Average Female

Jackson County, Arkansas Language

Jackson County, Arkansas Language by Age

Jackson County, Arkansas Language

97.83% of Jackson County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 2.17% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.84% of the population.

Jackson County, Arkansas Poverty

Jackson County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,2632,33120.70%
Black2,13583839.25%
Multiple47829261.09%
Hispanic42113131.12%

25.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

23.24%

Male Poverty Rate

27.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Jackson County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Arkansas is Multiple, with 61.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Jackson County, Arkansas is White, with 20.70% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.45%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.61%.

Jackson County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.48%
High School16.94%
Some College16.21%
Bachelors or Greater6.79%

Jackson County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed50.97%
Female Unemployed33.94%
Female Employed13.49%
Male Employed7.75%

Jackson County, Arkansas Income

Jackson County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$32,783$50,779
Families$42,281$63,897
Married Families$55,481$
Non Families$20,458$29,189

Jackson County, Arkansas Marital Status

Jackson County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.5%

Male Marriage Rate

35.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Jackson County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Jackson County, Arkansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Jackson County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race


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

Jackson County, Arkansas Veterans

Jackson County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,156

Number of Veterans

1,107

Male Veterans

49

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam372
First Gulf War285
Second Gulf War134
Korea124
World War II59

Jackson County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54346
65 to 74269
75+242
55 to 64234
18 to 3465

Jackson County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,0269.14%
Black1084.56%
2 or More2210.33%

Jackson County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

9.30%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Jackson County, Arkansas Employment Status

Jackson County, Arkansas Employment by Age

42.9%

Labor Force Participation

39.9%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Jackson County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Jackson County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Jackson County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Newport78797756-123-1.56%
Tuckerman18621741-121-6.50%
Diaz13181232-86-6.53%
Swifton798747-51-6.39%
Grubbs386361-25-6.48%
Campbell Station255239-16-6.27%
Jacksonport212201-11-5.19%
Tupelo180169-11-6.11%
Beedeville107100-7-6.54%
Amagon9892-6-6.12%
Weldon7570-5-6.67%
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