Poinsett County, Arkansas Population 2018

Poinsett County, Arkansas's estimated population is 24,154 with a growth rate of 0.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Poinsett County, Arkansas is the 27th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201724,154230.10%
201624,1311230.51%
201624,008-2-0.01%
201524,010-134-0.56%
201424,144-28-0.12%
201324,172-110-0.45%
201224,282-158-0.65%
201124,440-78-0.32%
201024,518-146-0.59%
199024,664-2,368-8.76%
198027,0322100.78%
197026,822-4,012-13.01%
196030,834-8,477-21.56%
195039,3111,6414.36%
194037,6707,97526.86%
193029,6958,84742.44%
192020,8488,05762.99%
191012,7915,76682.08%
19007,0252,75364.44%
18904,2722,08094.89%
18802,19247227.44%
18701,720-1,901-52.50%
18603,6211,31356.89%
18502,30898874.85%
18401,3200.00%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White21,558
Black or African American1,448
Two or More Races847
Some Other Race165
American Indian and Alaska Native85
Asian28

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

Poinsett 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

Poinsett County, Arkansas Median Age

39.9


Total

38.4


Male

41.9


Female

Poinsett County, Arkansas Adults

There are 18,388 adults, (4,175 of which are seniors) in Poinsett County, Arkansas.

Poinsett County, Arkansas Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Poinsett County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

12,298

50.96%

Male

11,833

49.04%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Households and Families

Poinsett County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Poinsett County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.2%20.8%
All62.2%37.8%
Non Family52.8%47.2%
Male42.4%57.6%
Female38.2%61.8%

62.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Poinsett County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4712.5162.2
Married4,4583.0279.2
Non Family2,8991.1152.8
Female1,6003.4738.2
Male5143.0342.4

3.03

Average Family Size

2.51

Average Household Size

3.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Poinsett County, Arkansas Households

Poinsett County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3448.23%
9th to 12th Grade2,13013.05%
High School Graduate6,93042.46%
Some College3,44521.11%
Associates Degree9105.58%
Bachelors Degree1,0696.55%
Graduate Degree4943.03%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,75811,7851,493
Black83857710
Multiple Races39727531
Hispanic2671681
Other Race8528
Native American7758
Asian282828

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 100.00%.

Poinsett County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,128$31,204$22,852
Less Than High School$17,713$22,262$12,266
High School Grad$26,395$30,802$21,086
Some College$27,451$31,465$24,770
Bachelors Degree$38,283$41,620$33,500
Graduate Degree$40,000$52,500$36,188

$27,128

Average Earnings

$31,204

Average Male

$22,852

Average Female

Poinsett County, Arkansas Language

Poinsett County, Arkansas Language by Age

Poinsett County, Arkansas Language

97.71% of Poinsett County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 2.29% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.86% of the population.

Poinsett County, Arkansas Poverty

Poinsett County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,8604,04819.41%
Black1,39863845.64%
Hispanic62838461.15%
Multiple81523028.22%
Other1289775.78%
Asian2828100.00%

22.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.31%

Male Poverty Rate

23.86%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Poinsett County, Arkansas

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Poinsett County, Arkansas is White, with 19.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.86%. Among those working part-time, it was 19.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.02%.

Poinsett County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.25%
High School17.08%
Some College10.76%
Bachelors or Greater5.03%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed60.92%
Male Unemployed42.53%
Female Employed10.44%
Male Employed4.42%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Income

Poinsett County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,163$43,508
Families$42,121$50,342
Married Families$50,666$
Non Families$18,400$25,872

Poinsett County, Arkansas Marital Status

Poinsett County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.5%

Male Marriage Rate

45.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Poinsett County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Poinsett 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.

Poinsett County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,369

Number of Veterans

1,280

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam497
First Gulf War234
Second Gulf War187
Korea56
World War II17

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54460
65 to 74428
55 to 64259
75+173
18 to 3449

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,3287.96%
Black302.87%
Hispanic143.72%
Other78.24%
2 or More40.89%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

13.70%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Poinsett County, Arkansas Employment Status

Poinsett County, Arkansas Employment by Age

52%

Labor Force Participation

48.5%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Poinsett County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Poinsett County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Poinsett County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Trumann72967129-167-2.29%
Marked Tree25662505-61-2.38%
Harrisburg22962312160.70%
Lepanto18931828-65-3.43%
Tyronza762742-20-2.62%
Weiner716686-30-4.19%
Fisher223218-5-2.24%
Waldenburg6159-2-3.28%
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