Cleveland County AR Information


Cleveland County Subdivisions

Cleveland County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 8,717
Population in Households 8,665
Population in Familes 7,493
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density1 15
Diversity Index2 28


Total Households 3,460
Average Household Size 2.5
Family Households 2,529
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,132 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,662 (64.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 798 (19.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 672 (16.3%)
Median Home Value $84,238
Average Home Value $117,261


Median Household Income $42,245
Average Household Income $53,313
Per Capita Income $21,229
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.06% 0.08%
Households 0.24% 0.14%
Families 0.05% 0.02%
Median Household Income   2.93%
Per Capita Income   2.57%
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.


Cleveland County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cleveland County to the other 75 counties and county equivalents in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 67 12th
Population Density1 # 64 16th
Diversity Index2 # 48 37th
Median Household Income # 8 91st
Per Capita Income # 16 80th

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