Conway County AR Information

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Conway County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Conway 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 # 35 55th
Population Density1 # 27 65th
Diversity Index2 # 41 45th
Median Household Income # 29 63rd
Per Capita Income # 37 52nd

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 21,510
Population in Households 21,224
Population in Familes 17,679
Population in Group Qrtrs 286
Population Density1 39
Diversity Index2 35
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 8,596
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 5,941
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 9,867 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,221 (63.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,375 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,271 (12.9%)
Median Home Value $82,708
Average Home Value $100,635
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $36,597
Average Household Income $47,925
Per Capita Income $19,279
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.26% 0.19%
Households 0.37% 0.22%
Families 0.2% 0.11%
Median Household Income   2.8%
Per Capita Income   1.69%
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.

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