Monroe County, Arkansas Population 2019

Monroe County, Arkansas's estimated population is 7,085 with a growth rate of -2.07% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Monroe County, Arkansas is the 72nd largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,085-150-2.07%
20167,235-218-2.92%
20157,453-182-2.38%
20147,635-55-0.72%
20137,690-163-2.08%
20127,853-245-3.03%
20118,098-40-0.49%
20108,138-3,195-28.19%
199011,333-2,719-19.35%
198014,052-1,605-10.25%
197015,657-1,670-9.64%
196017,327-2,213-11.33%
195019,540-1,593-7.54%
194021,1334822.33%
193020,651-950-4.40%
192021,6011,6948.51%
191019,9073,09118.38%
190016,8161,4809.65%
189015,3365,76260.18%
18809,5741,23814.85%
18708,3362,67947.36%
18605,6573,608176.09%
18502,0491,113118.91%
1840936475103.04%
18304610.00%

Monroe County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White4,142
Black or African American3,026
Two or More Races169
Some Other Race46
Asian37

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

Monroe County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2019

50100150200250300350 Male Population50100150200250300350 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Monroe County, Arkansas Median Age

46.1


Total

45.6


Male

46.5


Female

Monroe County, Arkansas Adults

There are 5,867 adults, (1,634 of whom are seniors) in Monroe County, Arkansas.

Monroe County, Arkansas Age Dependency

75.3

Age Dependency Ratio

38.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Monroe County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

3,985

53.71%

Male

3,435

46.29%

Monroe County, Arkansas Households and Families

Monroe County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Monroe County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.7%14.3%
Male78.3%21.7%
All61.7%38.3%
Non Family51.3%48.7%
Female33%67%

61.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Monroe County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,3282.2161.7
Non Family1,3931.151.3
Married1,1872.8785.7
Female5823.2933
Male1662.9578.3

2.89

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Monroe County, Arkansas Households

Monroe County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3967.63%
9th to 12th Grade76414.71%
High School Graduate2,22042.75%
Some College1,11121.39%
Associates Degree2184.20%
Bachelors Degree3797.30%
Graduate Degree1052.02%

Monroe County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,0952,401322
Black1,9311,491151
Hispanic9678
Multiple Races735311
Asian2121
Other Race1414

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 15.07%.

Monroe County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,938$36,373$23,387
Less Than High School$20,000$33,125$13,646
High School Grad$26,364$33,375$20,938
Some College$29,970$41,419$24,656
Bachelors Degree$45,350$68,214$36,375
Graduate Degree$54,952$54,632$60,500

$29,938

Average Earnings

$36,373

Average Male

$23,387

Average Female

Monroe County, Arkansas Language

Monroe County, Arkansas Language by Age

Monroe County, Arkansas Language

97.92% of Monroe County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 2.08% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.73% of the population.

Monroe County, Arkansas Poverty

Monroe County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black2,9931,09036.42%
White3,99392323.12%
Hispanic1894925.93%
Other4646100.00%
Multiple1693621.30%

28.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

27.10%

Male Poverty Rate

29.82%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Monroe County, Arkansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Monroe County, Arkansas is Multiple, with 21.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.02%.

Monroe County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School42.77%
High School17.56%
Some College16.59%
Bachelors or Greater7.44%

Monroe County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.00%
Male Unemployed38.81%
Female Employed14.41%
Male Employed13.08%

Monroe County, Arkansas Income

Monroe County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$31,584$44,440
Families$44,652$56,100
Married Families$56,542$
Non Families$17,158$25,672

Monroe County, Arkansas Marital Status

Monroe County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

40.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.7%

Male Marriage Rate

36.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Monroe County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Monroe 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.

Monroe County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race


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

Monroe County, Arkansas Veterans

Monroe County, Arkansas Veterans by War

507

Number of Veterans

479

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam193
First Gulf War72
Korea53
World War II46
Second Gulf War41

Monroe County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+150
55 to 64124
65 to 74114
35 to 54100
18 to 3419

Monroe County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3088.88%
Black1968.56%
2 or More34.11%

Monroe County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

7.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.05%

Veteran Disability Rate

Monroe County, Arkansas Employment Status

Monroe County, Arkansas Employment by Age

53.4%

Labor Force Participation

48.6%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Monroe County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Monroe County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Monroe County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Brinkley31842798-386-12.12%
Clarendon16641455-209-12.56%
Holly Grove602531-71-11.79%
Roe114101-13-11.40%
Fargo9887-11-11.22%
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