Johnson County, Arkansas Population 2018

Johnson County, Arkansas's estimated population is 26,552 with a growth rate of 1.25% 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
201726,155-397-1.50%
201726,5523271.25%
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
White24,040
Two or More Races649
Some Other Race478
Black or African American472
Asian428
American Indian and Alaska Native61
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander27

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

Johnson County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Johnson County, Arkansas Median Age

37.8


Total

36.8


Male

38.4


Female

Johnson County, Arkansas Adults

There are 19,748 adults, (4,129 of whom are seniors) in Johnson County, Arkansas.

Johnson County, Arkansas Age Dependency

67.5

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

41

Child Dependency Ratio

Johnson County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

13,178

50.38%

Male

12,977

49.62%

Johnson County, Arkansas Households and Families

Johnson County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Johnson County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.6%15.4%
Male73.4%26.6%
All70.8%29.2%
Non Family55%45%
Female47.2%52.8%

70.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Johnson County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,9002.5670.8
Married5,3463.1584.6
Non Family3,0831.1955
Female1,0873.547.2
Male3842.7773.4

3.14

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

4.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

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 Grade1,2667.39%
9th to 12th Grade2,24013.07%
High School Graduate7,42343.33%
Some College2,85216.65%
Associates Degree6553.82%
Bachelors Degree1,71410.00%
Graduate Degree9835.74%

Johnson County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,58712,3932,548
Hispanic1,70365172
Multiple Races37823535
Black2792238
Other Race2608929
Asian15013035
Native American613

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 86.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 23.33%.

Johnson County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,257$31,451$22,465
Less Than High School$19,383$20,303$15,561
High School Grad$25,555$30,263$21,046
Some College$30,817$41,900$21,474
Bachelors Degree$37,211$41,821$36,061
Graduate Degree$51,045$70,526$46,106

$27,257

Average Earnings

$31,451

Average Male

$22,465

Average Female

Johnson County, Arkansas Language

Johnson County, Arkansas Language by Age

Johnson County, Arkansas Language

86.48% of Johnson County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 13.52% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.25% of the population.

Johnson County, Arkansas Poverty

Johnson County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,5733,83118.62%
Hispanic3,4541,63247.25%
Other43716437.53%
Multiple60713722.57%
Native6161100.00%
Black3954611.65%
Asian409338.07%

22.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.13%

Male Poverty Rate

23.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Johnson County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Arkansas is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Johnson County, Arkansas is Asian, with 8.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.58%.

Johnson County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.63%
High School21.69%
Some College9.76%
Bachelors or Greater4.90%

Johnson County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed70.29%
Male Unemployed41.87%
Female Employed14.00%
Male Employed11.51%

Johnson County, Arkansas Income

Johnson County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,758$47,956
Families$42,948$55,505
Married Families$49,356$
Non Families$17,217$29,172

Johnson County, Arkansas Marital Status

Johnson County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.0%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

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


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

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,911

Number of Veterans

1,799

Male Veterans

112

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam752
First Gulf War400
Second Gulf War199
Korea156
World War II114

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54569
65 to 74443
55 to 64441
75+369
18 to 3489

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,7999.88%
Black4912.66%
Hispanic351.59%
2 or More235.48%
Other205.67%
Asian206.54%

Johnson County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

11.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.12%

Veteran Disability Rate

Johnson County, Arkansas Employment Status

Johnson County, Arkansas Employment by Age

53.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.3%

Employment Rate

4.7%

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