Little River County, Arkansas Population 2018

Little River County, Arkansas's estimated population is 12,359 with a growth rate of -2.04% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Little River County, Arkansas is the 56th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201712,359-257-2.04%
201612,6161861.50%
201612,430100.08%
201512,420-102-0.81%
201412,522-219-1.72%
201312,741-176-1.36%
201212,917-27-0.21%
201112,944-187-1.42%
201013,131-835-5.98%
199013,966140.10%
198013,9522,75824.64%
197011,1941,98321.53%
19609,211-2,479-21.21%
195011,690-4,242-26.63%
194015,9324172.69%
193015,515-786-4.82%
192016,3012,70419.89%
191013,597-134-0.98%
190013,7314,82854.23%
18908,9032,49939.02%
18806,4043,16897.90%
18703,2360.00%

Little River County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,285
Black or African American2,644
Some Other Race347
Two or More Races190
American Indian and Alaska Native150

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

Little River 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

Little River County, Arkansas Median Age

41.6


Total

38.4


Male

44


Female

Little River County, Arkansas Adults

There are 9,752 adults, (2,422 of which are seniors) in Little River County, Arkansas.

Little River County, Arkansas Age Dependency

72

Age Dependency Ratio

33

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39

Child Dependency Ratio

Little River County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

6,350

50.33%

Male

6,266

49.67%

Little River County, Arkansas Households and Families

Little River County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Little River County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85%15%
Male84.4%15.6%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Female42.9%57.1%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Little River County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,1912.472.2
Married2,401385
Non Family1,8801.2666.7
Female7633.0142.9
Male1474.1284.4

2.94

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Little River County, Arkansas Households

Little River County, Arkansas Education

Little River County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2552.86%
9th to 12th Grade99411.14%
High School Graduate3,62040.58%
Some College2,56428.74%
Associates Degree6216.96%
Bachelors Degree6727.53%
Graduate Degree1952.19%

Little River County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,6975,983690
Black1,7501,44389
Hispanic229297
Other Race19714
Multiple Races14312855
Native American1008726

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 89.51%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 38.46%.

Little River County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,744$34,920$23,918
Less Than High School$17,451$17,316$23,542
High School Grad$24,613$30,548$22,935
Some College$26,019$44,301$21,500
Bachelors Degree$37,179$66,705$34,643
Graduate Degree$48,625$85,625$46,875

$26,744

Average Earnings

$34,920

Average Male

$23,918

Average Female

Little River County, Arkansas Language

Little River County, Arkansas Language by Age

Little River County, Arkansas Language

96.83% of Little River County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 3.17% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.04% of the population.

Little River County, Arkansas Poverty

Little River County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,9861,62518.08%
Black2,56344817.48%
Hispanic40425964.11%
Other34723668.01%
Native1503523.33%
Multiple190157.89%

19.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.23%

Male Poverty Rate

21.56%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Little River County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Little River County, Arkansas is Other, with 68.01% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Little River County, Arkansas is Multiple, with 7.89% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.32%.

Little River County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.00%
High School16.64%
Some College11.02%
Bachelors or Greater1.18%

Little River County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed72.41%
Male Unemployed17.27%
Male Employed10.75%
Female Employed8.32%

Little River County, Arkansas Income

Little River County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,396$48,218
Families$47,682$57,138
Married Families$57,254$
Non Families$21,761$30,618

Little River County, Arkansas Marital Status

Little River County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.2%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Little River County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Little River 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 45To54.

Little River County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Little River County, Arkansas Veterans

Little River County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,131

Number of Veterans

1,111

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam479
First Gulf War179
Second Gulf War117
Korea88
World War II10

Little River County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54379
65 to 74348
75+241
55 to 64138
18 to 3425

Little River County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White95712.97%
Black1447.54%
2 or More159.62%
Indian1514.02%

Little River County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

1.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Little River County, Arkansas Employment Status

Little River County, Arkansas Employment by Age

50.8%

Labor Force Participation

46.3%

Employment Rate

8.8%

Unemployment Rate

Little River County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Little River County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Little River County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ashdown47234472-251-5.31%
Foreman1011947-64-6.33%
Wilton374354-20-5.35%
Winthrop192182-10-5.21%
Ogden180171-9-5.00%
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