Sevier County, Arkansas Population 2018

Sevier County, Arkansas's estimated population is 17,115 with a growth rate of -0.45% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sevier County, Arkansas is the 45th largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201717,115-78-0.45%
201617,1932381.40%
201616,955-295-1.71%
201517,250-138-0.79%
201417,388660.38%
201317,3221711.00%
201217,151-24-0.14%
201117,175320.19%
201017,1433,50625.71%
199013,637-423-3.01%
198014,0602,78824.73%
197011,2721,11610.99%
196010,156-2,137-17.38%
195012,293-2,955-19.38%
194015,248-1,116-6.82%
193016,364-1,937-10.58%
192018,3011,68510.14%
191016,6162771.70%
190016,3396,26762.22%
189010,0723,88062.66%
18806,1921,70037.85%
18704,492-6,024-57.28%
186010,5166,276148.02%
18504,2401,43050.89%
18402,8102,176343.22%
18306340.00%

Sevier County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White11,237
Some Other Race4,318
Black or African American858
American Indian and Alaska Native364
Two or More Races330
Asian82
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4

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

Sevier County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Sevier County, Arkansas Median Age

35.2


Total

33.7


Male

36


Female

Sevier County, Arkansas Adults

There are 12,207 adults, (2,355 of which are seniors) in Sevier County, Arkansas.

Sevier County, Arkansas Age Dependency

74.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24

Old Age Dependency Ratio

50.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Sevier County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

8,607

50.06%

Male

8,586

49.94%

Sevier County, Arkansas Households and Families

Sevier County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sevier County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.5%14.5%
Male79%21%
All74.2%25.8%
Non Family63.6%36.4%
Female56.4%43.6%

74.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sevier County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6,0052.8474.2
Married3,0693.4885.5
Non Family1,7761.1663.6
Female9363.8556.4
Male2242.9979

3.46

Average Family Size

2.84

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sevier County, Arkansas Households

Sevier County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,59414.98%
9th to 12th Grade1,63915.41%
High School Graduate3,67634.56%
Some College2,20320.71%
Associates Degree5284.96%
Bachelors Degree6155.78%
Graduate Degree3833.60%

Sevier County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,2215,789830
Hispanic2,51089276
Other Race1,96766369
Black54442124
Native American24818341
Multiple Races13911127
Asian5147
Islander44

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 19.42%.

Sevier County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,045$31,397$20,374
Less Than High School$23,107$26,383$16,875
High School Grad$27,125$33,438$16,270
Some College$25,956$36,777$21,449
Bachelors Degree$39,393$39,208$40,045
Graduate Degree$36,950$$36,775

$26,045

Average Earnings

$31,397

Average Male

$20,374

Average Female

Sevier County, Arkansas Language

Sevier County, Arkansas Language by Age

Sevier County, Arkansas Language

69.90% of Sevier County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 30.10% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 29.59% of the population.

Sevier County, Arkansas Poverty

Sevier County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic5,5552,06437.16%
Other4,3131,59036.87%
White9,9471,49215.00%
Black84714917.59%
Multiple3308124.55%
Native3646618.13%
Asian78810.26%

22.40%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.57%

Male Poverty Rate

24.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sevier County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sevier County, Arkansas is Hispanic, with 37.16% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sevier County, Arkansas is Asian, with 10.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.08%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 25.86%.

Sevier County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.74%
High School14.39%
Some College9.37%
Bachelors or Greater2.31%

Sevier County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.58%
Female Unemployed41.43%
Female Employed16.15%
Male Employed9.71%

Sevier County, Arkansas Income

Sevier County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$38,956$47,852
Families$50,391$55,083
Married Families$56,572$
Non Families$22,527$27,297

Sevier County, Arkansas Marital Status

Sevier County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Sevier County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Sevier County, Arkansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Sevier County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race

Sevier County, Arkansas Veterans

Sevier County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,095

Number of Veterans

949

Male Veterans

146

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam450
First Gulf War214
Second Gulf War86
Korea61
World War II40

Sevier County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54297
55 to 64295
65 to 74254
75+195
18 to 3454

Sevier County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White87610.19%
Indian9633.68%
Black7612.42%
Hispanic321.00%
Other321.28%
2 or More158.67%

Sevier County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

10.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sevier County, Arkansas Employment Status

Sevier County, Arkansas Employment by Age

61.6%

Labor Force Participation

57.5%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Sevier County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Sevier County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Sevier County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
De Queen65946565-29-0.44%
Horatio10441033-11-1.05%
Lockesburg739722-17-2.30%
Gillham160159-1-0.62%
Ben Lomond145144-1-0.69%
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