Boone County AR Information


Boone County Subdivisions

Boone County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 38,122
Population in Households 37,657
Population in Familes 31,049
Population in Group Qrtrs 465
Population Density1 65
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 15,642
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 10,640
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 17,424 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,061 (63.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,581 (26.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,782 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $124,394
Average Home Value $154,557


Median Household Income $37,678
Average Household Income $53,639
Per Capita Income $22,155
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.52% 0.34%
Households 0.54% 0.36%
Families 0.29% 0.19%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   2.24%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Boone County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Boone County to the other 75 counties and county equivalents in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 20 75th
Population Density1 # 18 77th
Diversity Index2 # 67 12th
Median Household Income # 30 61st
Per Capita Income # 16 80th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.