Johnson County, Arkansas Population 2018

Johnson County, Arkansas's estimated population is 26,552 with a growth rate of 2.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Johnson County, Arkansas is the 24th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201726,5525272.02%
201626,025-200-0.76%
201626,225990.38%
201526,1261540.59%
201425,972710.27%
201325,901220.09%
201225,8792380.93%
201125,641900.35%
201025,5517,33040.23%
199018,2217984.58%
198017,4233,79327.83%
197013,6301,2099.73%
196012,421-3,717-23.03%
195016,138-2,657-14.14%
194018,795-494-2.56%
193019,289-1,773-8.42%
192021,0621,3646.92%
191019,6982,25012.90%
190017,4486904.12%
189016,7585,19344.90%
188011,5652,41326.37%
18709,1521,54020.23%
18607,6122,38545.63%
18505,2271,79452.26%
18403,4330.00%

Johnson County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,004
Two or More Races620
Some Other Race475
Black or African American460
Asian363
American Indian and Alaska Native90
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander13

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

Johnson 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

Johnson County, Arkansas Median Age

38


Total

36.7


Male

38.9


Female

Johnson County, Arkansas Adults

There are 19,701 adults, (4,060 of which are seniors) in Johnson County, Arkansas.

Johnson County, Arkansas Age Dependency

66.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Johnson County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

13,097

50.32%

Male

12,928

49.68%

Johnson County, Arkansas Households and Families

Johnson County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Johnson County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.8%16.2%
Male75.3%24.7%
All71.4%28.6%
Non Family56.2%43.8%
Female50.5%49.5%

71.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Johnson County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,0142.5371.4
Married5,4653.1583.8
Non Family3,2031.1656.2
Female9693.4450.5
Male3772.7475.3

3.13

Average Family Size

2.53

Average Household Size

4.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Johnson County, Arkansas Households

Johnson County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,2717.45%
9th to 12th Grade2,30813.54%
High School Graduate7,34843.10%
Some College2,79316.38%
Associates Degree6123.59%
Bachelors Degree1,81310.63%
Graduate Degree9055.31%

Johnson County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,61412,2032,497
Hispanic1,673737140
Multiple Races34720352
Black288243
Other Race2818128
Asian1159030
Native American5214

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 84.38%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 26.09%.

Johnson County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,260$30,650$21,373
Less Than High School$19,488$20,453$15,884
High School Grad$24,384$29,922$19,080
Some College$27,417$40,573$21,290
Bachelors Degree$37,024$40,921$34,423
Graduate Degree$49,800$61,047$46,992

$26,260

Average Earnings

$30,650

Average Male

$21,373

Average Female

Johnson County, Arkansas Language

Johnson County, Arkansas Language by Age

Johnson County, Arkansas Language

87.97% of Johnson County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 12.03% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 9.93% of the population.

Johnson County, Arkansas Poverty

Johnson County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,6943,65917.68%
Hispanic3,3441,47844.20%
Multiple57014024.56%
Other45910623.09%
Black3717018.87%
Native905257.78%
Asian341267.62%

21.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.66%

Male Poverty Rate

23.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Johnson County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Arkansas is Native, with 57.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Arkansas is Asian, with 7.62% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.85%.

Johnson County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School27.29%
High School19.90%
Some College9.10%
Bachelors or Greater6.18%

Johnson County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.98%
Male Unemployed42.69%
Female Employed15.18%
Male Employed11.40%

Johnson County, Arkansas Income

Johnson County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$34,031$47,790
Families$42,660$57,745
Married Families$47,973$
Non Families$18,102$25,182

Johnson County, Arkansas Marital Status

Johnson County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Johnson County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Johnson 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 35To44.

Johnson County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,788

Number of Veterans

1,677

Male Veterans

111

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam701
First Gulf War284
Second Gulf War199
Korea190
World War II123

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54536
65 to 74409
55 to 64400
75+346
18 to 3497

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6669.18%
Black5513.75%
Hispanic432.04%
2 or More317.73%
Other205.78%
Asian124.08%
Indian45.06%

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

8.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Johnson County, Arkansas Employment Status

Johnson County, Arkansas Employment by Age

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

50.9%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

Johnson County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Johnson County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Johnson County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Clarksville918095243443.75%
Lamar16071670633.92%
Coal Hill1012101970.69%
Knoxville731743121.64%
Hartman51952891.73%
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