Sebastian County, Arkansas Population 2019

Sebastian County, Arkansas's estimated population is 128,107 with a growth rate of 0.42% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sebastian County, Arkansas is the 4th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017128,1075400.42%
2016127,5671800.14%
2015127,3877040.56%
2014126,683-384-0.30%
2013127,067-374-0.29%
2012127,4415150.41%
2011126,9261,1710.93%
2010125,75526,16526.27%
199099,5904,4184.64%
198095,17215,93520.11%
197079,23712,55218.82%
196066,6852,4833.87%
195064,2021,3932.22%
194062,8098,38315.40%
193054,426-2,313-4.08%
192056,7394,4618.53%
191052,27815,34341.54%
190036,9353,73511.25%
189033,20013,64069.73%
188019,5606,62051.16%
187012,9403,70240.07%
18609,2380.00%

Sebastian County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White98,970
Black or African American8,604
Some Other Race7,435
Asian5,487
Two or More Races5,259
American Indian and Alaska Native1,583
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander24

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

Sebastian County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2019

1,0002,0003,0004,0005,000 Male Population1,0002,0003,0004,0005,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Sebastian County, Arkansas Median Age

37.3


Total

36


Male

39.1


Female

Sebastian County, Arkansas Adults

There are 96,310 adults, (18,858 of whom are seniors) in Sebastian County, Arkansas.

Sebastian County, Arkansas Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

24.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Sebastian County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

65,182

51.18%

Male

62,180

48.82%

Sebastian County, Arkansas Households and Families

Sebastian County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Sebastian County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.6%23.4%
All59.8%40.2%
Male50.8%49.2%
Non Family45.9%54.1%
Female40.4%59.6%

59.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sebastian County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All50,3012.559.8
Married23,4723.1476.6
Non Family17,8661.2245.9
Female6,4563.3440.4
Male2,5073.4250.8

3.12

Average Family Size

2.5

Average Household Size

4.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sebastian County, Arkansas Households

Sebastian County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade6,1627.31%
9th to 12th Grade8,51610.10%
High School Graduate26,82531.82%
Some College19,89423.60%
Associates Degree6,8478.12%
Bachelors Degree11,00913.06%
Graduate Degree5,0385.98%

Sebastian County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White64,29956,83413,886
Hispanic8,3493,233465
Black5,0854,111491
Other Race3,8561,294181
Asian3,6132,822532
Multiple Races2,2851,987538
Native American1,017860186
Islander1717

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 23.54%.

Sebastian County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,177$34,902$24,108
Less Than High School$21,136$22,858$18,520
High School Grad$25,489$29,597$20,183
Some College$30,848$37,363$23,960
Bachelors Degree$47,966$58,586$36,971
Graduate Degree$57,521$79,063$50,941

$30,177

Average Earnings

$34,902

Average Male

$24,108

Average Female

Sebastian County, Arkansas Language

Sebastian County, Arkansas Language by Age

Sebastian County, Arkansas Language

84.71% of Sebastian County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 15.29% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 10.84% of the population.

Sebastian County, Arkansas Poverty

Sebastian County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White88,08715,27717.34%
Hispanic17,4096,60137.92%
Black8,3863,96347.26%
Other7,3812,26930.74%
Multiple5,2141,47328.25%
Asian5,47784815.48%
Native1,56836423.21%

22.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

21.05%

Male Poverty Rate

23.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sebastian County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sebastian County, Arkansas is Black, with 47.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sebastian County, Arkansas is Asian, with 15.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.96%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.21%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.73%.

Sebastian County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.43%
High School19.04%
Some College13.90%
Bachelors or Greater5.29%

Sebastian County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed43.72%
Male Unemployed32.11%
Female Employed13.99%
Male Employed9.32%

Sebastian County, Arkansas Income

Sebastian County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$40,932$58,991
Families$51,888$70,049
Married Families$62,400$82,152
Non Families$23,873$36,801

Sebastian County, Arkansas Marital Status

Sebastian County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.0%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Sebastian County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Sebastian 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.

Sebastian County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race


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

Sebastian County, Arkansas Veterans

Sebastian County, Arkansas Veterans by War

8,549

Number of Veterans

7,872

Male Veterans

677

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,524
First Gulf War1,774
Second Gulf War1,444
Korea666
World War II315

Sebastian County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,301
35 to 541,903
55 to 641,793
75+1,726
18 to 34826

Sebastian County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,6099.87%
Black4417.38%
Hispanic3623.44%
2 or More2066.77%
Asian1473.38%
Indian12711.04%
Other190.41%

Sebastian County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

9.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.34%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sebastian County, Arkansas Employment Status

Sebastian County, Arkansas Employment by Age

58.9%

Labor Force Participation

55.5%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Sebastian County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Sebastian County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sebastian County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fort Smith862678813318662.16%
Greenwood907593622873.16%
Barling469048011112.37%
Lavaca228624001144.99%
Mansfield 11411089-52-4.56%
Hackett774816425.43%
Hartford650638-12-1.85%
Huntington636624-12-1.89%
Bonanza564555-9-1.60%
Central City502492-10-1.99%
Midland339332-7-2.06%
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