Cross County AR Information


Cross County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 17,646
Population in Households 17,421
Population in Familes 14,540
Population in Group Qrtrs 225
Population Density1 29
Diversity Index2 43


Total Households 7,005
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 4,867
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,891 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,611 (58.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,394 (30.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 886 (11.2%)
Median Home Value $97,168
Average Home Value $131,653


Median Household Income $36,474
Average Household Income $48,063
Per Capita Income $19,201
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population -0.3% -0.38%
Households 0.01% -0.31%
Families -0.15% -0.41%
Median Household Income   1.82%
Per Capita Income   1.44%
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.


Cross County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Cross 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 # 45 41st
Population Density1 # 39 49th
Diversity Index2 # 35 55th
Median Household Income # 30 61st
Per Capita Income # 38 51st

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