Calhoun County AR Information


Calhoun County Subdivisions

Calhoun County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 5,350
Population in Households 5,175
Population in Familes 4,225
Population in Group Qrtrs 175
Population Density1 9
Diversity Index2 44


Total Households 2,272
Average Household Size 2.28
Family Households 1,490
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,921 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,725 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 547 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 649 (22.2%)
Median Home Value $71,700
Average Home Value $113,130


Median Household Income $31,323
Average Household Income $44,505
Per Capita Income $19,148
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.08% -0.37%
Households 0.1% -0.21%
Families -0.08% -0.32%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   1.94%
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.


Calhoun County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Calhoun County to the other 75 counties and county equivalents in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 75 1st
Population Density1 # 75 1st
Diversity Index2 # 34 56th
Median Household Income # 55 28th
Per Capita Income # 39 49th

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