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ACS DEMOGRAPHIC AND HOUSING ESTIMATES
2015–2019 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates

Arkansas County, Arkansas

Subject Estimate Margin of Error Percent Percent Margin of Error
SEX AND AGE
    Total population 17,914 ***** 17,914 (X)
        Male 8,565 +/-118 47.8% +/-0.7
        Female 9,349 +/-118 52.2% +/-0.7
        Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 91.6 +/-2.4 (X) (X)
        Under 5 years 1,142 +/-33 6.4% +/-0.2
        5 to 9 years 1,192 +/-151 6.7% +/-0.8
        10 to 14 years 1,129 +/-158 6.3% +/-0.9
        15 to 19 years 1,068 +/-145 6.0% +/-0.8
        20 to 24 years 960 +/-69 5.4% +/-0.4
        25 to 34 years 2,070 +/-114 11.6% +/-0.6
        35 to 44 years 2,062 +/-82 11.5% +/-0.5
        45 to 54 years 2,253 +/-55 12.6% +/-0.3
        55 to 59 years 1,198 +/-135 6.7% +/-0.8
        60 to 64 years 1,435 +/-142 8.0% +/-0.8
        65 to 74 years 1,968 +/-62 11.0% +/-0.3
        75 to 84 years 1,024 +/-115 5.7% +/-0.6
        85 years and over 413 +/-114 2.3% +/-0.6
        Median age (years) 40.7 +/-0.6 (X) (X)
        Under 18 years 4,103 ***** 22.9% *****
        16 years and over 14,285 +/-105 79.7% +/-0.6
        18 years and over 13,811 ***** 77.1% *****
        21 years and over 13,242 +/-99 73.9% +/-0.6
        62 years and over 4,332 +/-140 24.2% +/-0.8
        65 years and over 3,405 +/-35 19.0% +/-0.2
        18 years and over 13,811 ***** 13,811 (X)
            Male 6,555 +/-66 47.5% +/-0.5
            Female 7,256 +/-66 52.5% +/-0.5
            Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 90.3 +/-1.7 (X) (X)
        65 years and over 3,405 +/-35 3,405 (X)
            Male 1,517 +/-2 44.6% +/-0.5
            Female 1,888 +/-35 55.4% +/-0.5
            Sex ratio (males per 100 females) 80.3 +/-1.5 (X) (X)
RACE
    Total population 17,914 ***** 17,914 (X)
        One race 17,684 +/-133 98.7% +/-0.7
        Two or more races 230 +/-133 1.3% +/-0.7
        One race 17,684 +/-133 98.7% +/-0.7
            White 12,921 +/-103 72.1% +/-0.6
            Black or African American 4,636 +/-94 25.9% +/-0.5
            American Indian and Alaska Native 30 +/-34 0.2% +/-0.2
                Cherokee tribal grouping 23 +/-32 0.1% +/-0.2
                Chippewa tribal grouping 7 +/-11 0.0% +/-0.1
                Navajo tribal grouping 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Sioux tribal grouping 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
            Asian 8 +/-13 0.0% +/-0.1
                Asian Indian 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Chinese 8 +/-13 0.0% +/-0.1
                Filipino 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Japanese 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Korean 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Vietnamese 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Other Asian 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
            Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Native Hawaiian 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Guamanian or Chamorro 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Samoan 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
                Other Pacific Islander 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
            Some other race 89 +/-70 0.5% +/-0.4
        Two or more races 230 +/-133 1.3% +/-0.7
            White and Black or African American 120 +/-80 0.7% +/-0.4
            White and American Indian and Alaska Native 14 +/-13 0.1% +/-0.1
            White and Asian 6 +/-11 0.0% +/-0.1
            Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native 65 +/-102 0.4% +/-0.6
Race alone or in combination with one or more other races
    Total population 17,914 ***** 17,914 (X)
        White 13,067 +/-138 72.9% +/-0.8
        Black or African American 4,840 +/-84 27.0% +/-0.5
        American Indian and Alaska Native 109 +/-107 0.6% +/-0.6
        Asian 14 +/-18 0.1% +/-0.1
        Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
        Some other race 114 +/-94 0.6% +/-0.5
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
    Total population 17,914 ***** 17,914 (X)
        Hispanic or Latino (of any race) 572 ***** 3.2% *****
            Mexican 470 +/-77 2.6% +/-0.4
            Puerto Rican 21 +/-34 0.1% +/-0.2
            Cuban 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
            Other Hispanic or Latino 81 +/-75 0.5% +/-0.4
        Not Hispanic or Latino 17,342 ***** 96.8% *****
            White alone 12,497 +/-9 69.8% +/-0.1
            Black or African American alone 4,636 +/-94 25.9% +/-0.5
            American Indian and Alaska Native alone 30 +/-34 0.2% +/-0.2
            Asian alone 8 +/-13 0.0% +/-0.1
            Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
            Some other race alone 0 +/-19 0 +/-0.2
            Two or more races 171 +/-91 1.0% +/-0.5
                Two races including Some other race 6 +/-9 0.0% +/-0.1
                Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races 165 +/-90 0.9% +/-0.5
Total housing units 9,468 +/-52 (X) (X)
CITIZEN, VOTING AGE POPULATION
    Citizen, 18 and over population 13,746 +/-48 13,746 (X)
        Male 6,520 +/-81 47.4% +/-0.5
        Female 7,226 +/-70 52.6% +/-0.5
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey: 2015-2019.
Processed by Demographic Research, Arkansas Economic Development Institute, UALR
Last Modified: January 12th, 2021

Explanation of Symbols:

  1. An '**' entry in the margin of error column indicates that either no sample observations or too few sample observations were available to compute a standard error and thus the margin of error. A statistical test is not appropriate.
  2. An '-' entry in the estimate column indicates that either no sample observations or too few sample observations were available to compute an estimate, or a ratio of medians cannot be calculated because one or both of the median estimates falls in the lowest interval or upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
  3. An '-' following a median estimate means the median falls in the lowest interval of an open-ended distribution.
  4. An '+' following a median estimate means the median falls in the upper interval of an open-ended distribution.
  5. An '***' entry in the margin of error column indicates that the median falls in the lowest interval or upper interval of an open-ended distribution. A statistical test is not appropriate.
  6. An '*****' entry in the margin of error column indicates that the estimate is controlled. A statistical test for sampling variability is not appropriate.
  7. An 'N' entry in the estimate and margin of error columns indicates that data for this geographic area cannot be displayed because the number of sample cases is too small.
  8. An '(X)' means that the estimate is not applicable or not available.

Note: Some areas have no reported population because there were not enough ACS questionnaires completed and returned to make a population estimate.

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