Crittenden County AR Information


Crittenden County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 49,673
Population in Households 48,972
Population in Familes 40,993
Population in Group Qrtrs 701
Population Density1 82
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 18,619
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 12,855
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 21,489 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,160 (47.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 8,459 (39.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,870 (13.4%)
Median Home Value $124,281
Average Home Value $149,552


Median Household Income $36,449
Average Household Income $49,906
Per Capita Income $18,866
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.46% -0.33%
Households -0.41% -0.24%
Families -0.64% -0.38%
Median Household Income   3.22%
Per Capita Income   2.49%
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.


Crittenden County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Crittenden 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 # 14 83rd
Population Density1 # 12 85th
Diversity Index2 # 13 84th
Median Household Income # 28 64th
Per Capita Income # 43 44th

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