Yell County, Arkansas Population 2018

Yell County, Arkansas's estimated population is 21,523 with a growth rate of 0.17% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Yell County, Arkansas is the 33rd largest county in Arkansas.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201721,601780.36%
201721,523370.17%
201621,48640.02%
201521,482-255-1.17%
201421,737-42-0.19%
201321,779-12-0.06%
201221,791-133-0.61%
201121,924-218-0.98%
201022,1424,38324.68%
199017,7597334.31%
198017,0262,81819.83%
197014,2082,26818.99%
196011,940-2,117-15.06%
195014,057-6,913-32.97%
194020,970-343-1.61%
193021,313-4,342-16.92%
192025,655-668-2.54%
191026,3233,57315.71%
190022,7504,73526.28%
189018,0154,16330.05%
188013,8525,80472.12%
18708,0481,71527.08%
18606,3332,99289.55%
18503,3410.00%

Yell County, Arkansas Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White17,458
Some Other Race2,962
Black or African American524
Asian333
American Indian and Alaska Native178
Two or More Races146

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

Yell County, Arkansas Population Pyramid 2018

2004006008001,000 Male Population2004006008001,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Yell County, Arkansas Median Age

39.7


Total

38.3


Male

41.8


Female

Yell County, Arkansas Adults

There are 16,244 adults, (3,573 of whom are seniors) in Yell County, Arkansas.

Yell County, Arkansas Age Dependency

70.5

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Yell County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

10,879

50.36%

Male

10,722

49.64%

Yell County, Arkansas Households and Families

Yell County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Yell County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.9%20.1%
All70.9%29.1%
Male67.1%32.9%
Non Family61.7%38.3%
Female56.6%43.4%

70.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Yell County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,5552.8170.9
Married4,0073.2779.9
Non Family2,2171.1561.7
Female1,0094.1756.6
Male3224.3867.1

3.41

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Yell County, Arkansas Households

Yell County, Arkansas Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,4309.83%
9th to 12th Grade1,64111.28%
High School Graduate6,22442.79%
Some College2,86719.71%
Associates Degree3972.73%
Bachelors Degree1,4159.73%
Graduate Degree5723.93%

Yell County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,7529,7511,753
Hispanic2,0501,080108
Other Race1,46982993
Black3863557
Asian22517390
Native American13912411
Multiple Races705218

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 91.97%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 40.00%.

Yell County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,102$35,873$23,720
Less Than High School$24,573$26,161$21,250
High School Grad$29,148$36,635$20,933
Some College$28,148$33,285$23,806
Bachelors Degree$36,913$47,843$32,131
Graduate Degree$47,500$45,625$50,045

$30,102

Average Earnings

$35,873

Average Male

$23,720

Average Female

Yell County, Arkansas Language

Yell County, Arkansas Language by Age

Yell County, Arkansas Language

82.19% of Yell County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 17.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.29% of the population.

Yell County, Arkansas Poverty

Yell County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,0532,05512.80%
Hispanic4,2521,33931.49%
Other2,95473124.75%
Black49427756.07%
Asian3336118.32%
Native1725029.07%
Multiple146106.85%

17.82%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.06%

Male Poverty Rate

20.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yell County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Yell County, Arkansas is Black, with 56.07% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yell County, Arkansas is Multiple, with 6.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.98%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.18%.

Yell County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.72%
High School14.43%
Some College13.11%
Bachelors or Greater2.90%

Yell County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed19.94%
Female Unemployed18.39%
Female Employed9.87%
Male Employed5.90%

Yell County, Arkansas Income

Yell County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,696$54,048
Families$45,833$62,310
Married Families$57,070$
Non Families$22,400$29,701

Yell County, Arkansas Marital Status

Yell County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Yell County, Arkansas Married by Age and Sex

Yell County, Arkansas Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

Yell County, Arkansas Marital Status by Race


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

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,161

Number of Veterans

1,160

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam644
First Gulf War198
Korea152
Second Gulf War59
World War II54

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74390
75+275
55 to 64251
35 to 54223
18 to 3422

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,1278.38%
Hispanic341.34%
Black348.33%

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

8.87%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yell County, Arkansas Employment Status

Yell County, Arkansas Employment by Age

55.9%

Labor Force Participation

52.4%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Yell County, Arkansas Employment by Race

Yell County, Arkansas Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Yell County, Arkansas

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Dardanelle47474601-146-3.08%
Danville24152444291.20%
Ola12731233-40-3.14%
Plainview610590-20-3.28%
Belleville441427-14-3.17%
Havana375363-12-3.20%
Corinth7068-2-2.86%
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