Craighead County, Arkansas's estimated population is 114,880 with a growth rate of 1.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Craighead County, Arkansas is the 8th largest county in Arkansas. The 2010 Population was 96,748 and has seen a growth of 18.74% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 90.95%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.14%.
94.27% of Craighead County, Arkansas residents speak only English, while 5.73% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.52% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Craighead County, Arkansas is Native, with 55.99% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Craighead County, Arkansas is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 24.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.89%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Craighead County, Arkansas
95.99% of Craighead County, Arkansas residents were born in the United States, with 69.18% having been born in Arkansas. 2.93% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.