Poinsett County, Arkansas Population 2018

Poinsett County, Arkansas's estimated population is 24,154 with a growth rate of 0.61% 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
201724,098-56-0.23%
201724,1541460.61%
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
White21,378
Black or African American1,350
Two or More Races1,099
Some Other Race197
American Indian and Alaska Native60
Asian14

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

Poinsett County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

200400600800 Male Population200400600800 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Poinsett County, Arkansas Median Age

39.7


Total

38.5


Male

42.1


Female

Poinsett County, Arkansas Adults

There are 18,359 adults, (4,148 of whom are seniors) in Poinsett County, Arkansas.

Poinsett County, Arkansas Age Dependency

69.6

Age Dependency Ratio

29.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Poinsett County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

12,290

51.00%

Male

11,808

49.00%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Households and Families

Poinsett County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Poinsett County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.5%18.5%
All64.7%35.3%
Non Family53.8%46.2%
Male44.2%55.8%
Female42.8%57.2%

64.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Poinsett County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,4832.564.7
Married4,5722.9981.5
Non Family2,7551.1353.8
Female1,5253.3642.8
Male6312.9644.2

2.96

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

4.5%

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 Grade1,3138.04%
9th to 12th Grade2,03012.43%
High School Graduate7,03443.07%
Some College3,53221.63%
Associates Degree8265.06%
Bachelors Degree1,1607.10%
Graduate Degree4372.68%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White14,70411,8071,497
Black78957540
Multiple Races54943144
Hispanic2701573
Other Race70211
Native American53432
Asian141411

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 78.57%.

Poinsett County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,276$32,012$23,815
Less Than High School$19,015$23,607$12,344
High School Grad$26,902$30,889$22,016
Some College$29,786$35,466$26,413
Bachelors Degree$38,833$45,100$31,694
Graduate Degree$41,250$47,206$37,639

$28,276

Average Earnings

$32,012

Average Male

$23,815

Average Female

Poinsett County, Arkansas Language

Poinsett County, Arkansas Language by Age

Poinsett County, Arkansas Language

97.98% of Poinsett County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 2.02% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.69% of the population.

Poinsett County, Arkansas Poverty

Poinsett County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White20,6193,79518.41%
Black1,30160746.66%
Multiple1,07137134.64%
Hispanic65736956.16%
Other17014585.29%
Asian141178.57%

21.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

19.64%

Male Poverty Rate

23.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Poinsett County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Poinsett County, Arkansas is Other, with 85.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Poinsett County, Arkansas is White, with 18.41% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.76%.

Poinsett County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.50%
High School15.71%
Some College11.36%
Bachelors or Greater5.53%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed66.39%
Male Unemployed43.33%
Female Employed9.70%
Male Employed4.35%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Income

Poinsett County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,487$45,511
Families$43,919$51,820
Married Families$52,983$61,073
Non Families$20,087$27,611

Poinsett County, Arkansas Marital Status

Poinsett County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.5%

Male Marriage Rate

47.8%

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


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

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,173

Number of Veterans

1,128

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam459
First Gulf War209
Second Gulf War162
Korea59
World War II29

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74341
35 to 54316
55 to 64275
75+184
18 to 3457

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1426.87%
Black252.67%
Hispanic102.63%
Other44.55%
2 or More20.31%

Poinsett County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

11.84%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Poinsett County, Arkansas Employment Status

Poinsett County, Arkansas Employment by Age

52.8%

Labor Force Participation

50%

Employment Rate

5.4%

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