Yell County, Arkansas Population 2018

Yell County, Arkansas's estimated population is 21,523 with a growth rate of -0.89% 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
201721,523-193-0.89%
201621,7162301.07%
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
White17,708
Some Other Race2,765
Black or African American590
Asian308
Two or More Races182
American Indian and Alaska Native163

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

Yell 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

Yell County, Arkansas Median Age

39.3


Total

37.5


Male

40.9


Female

Yell County, Arkansas Adults

There are 16,309 adults, (3,670 of which are seniors) in Yell County, Arkansas.

Yell County, Arkansas Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

42.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Yell County, Arkansas Sex Ratio

Female

10,985

50.58%

Male

10,731

49.42%

Yell County, Arkansas Households and Families

Yell County, Arkansas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Yell County, Arkansas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.5%23.5%
All68.7%31.3%
Male62.3%37.7%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
Female54.3%45.7%

68.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Yell County, Arkansas Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,4922.8568.7
Married4,1583.2576.5
Non Family2,0601.260.7
Female9694.1954.3
Male3054.4662.3

3.39

Average Family Size

2.85

Average Household Size

5.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade1,54110.60%
9th to 12th Grade1,68011.55%
High School Graduate5,94340.87%
Some College2,81019.32%
Associates Degree4783.29%
Bachelors Degree1,48210.19%
Graduate Degree6094.19%

Yell County, Arkansas Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,8569,5981,781
Hispanic1,9891,090159
Other Race1,274763144
Black36031052
Asian23520865
Native American11710611
Multiple Races958023

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 90.60%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 27.66%.

Yell County, Arkansas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,295$35,956$22,507
Less Than High School$23,098$26,509$20,026
High School Grad$29,832$38,475$19,815
Some College$26,118$28,681$22,766
Bachelors Degree$33,665$46,964$29,375
Graduate Degree$50,313$47,500$51,466

$29,295

Average Earnings

$35,956

Average Male

$22,507

Average Female

Yell County, Arkansas Language

Yell County, Arkansas Language by Age

Yell County, Arkansas Language

81.47% of Yell County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 18.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.80% of the population.

Yell County, Arkansas Poverty

Yell County, Arkansas Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,2252,03312.53%
Hispanic4,1851,29630.97%
Other2,75660121.81%
Black55519434.95%
Asian30816453.25%
Native1532918.95%
Multiple1822212.09%

17.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.59%

Male Poverty Rate

20.30%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Yell County, Arkansas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Yell County, Arkansas is Asian, with 53.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Yell County, Arkansas is Multiple, with 12.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.68%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.84%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.91%.

Yell County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.39%
High School14.85%
Some College13.58%
Bachelors or Greater4.01%

Yell County, Arkansas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed24.08%
Male Unemployed14.47%
Female Employed12.17%
Male Employed7.35%

Yell County, Arkansas Income

Yell County, Arkansas Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,323$51,693
Families$44,151$58,930
Married Families$54,333$
Non Families$21,431$28,760

Yell County, Arkansas Marital Status

Yell County, Arkansas Marital Status

Marriage Rates

53.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.2%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

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

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans by War

1,276

Number of Veterans

1,273

Male Veterans

3

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam660
Korea189
First Gulf War187
Second Gulf War92
World War II70

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74418
55 to 64294
75+286
35 to 54216
18 to 3462

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,2409.05%
Hispanic371.48%
Black368.74%

Yell County, Arkansas Veterans by Education

13.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Yell County, Arkansas Employment Status

Yell County, Arkansas Employment by Age

55.8%

Labor Force Participation

52.1%

Employment Rate

6.8%

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