Faulkner County AR Information


Faulkner County Subdivisions

Faulkner County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 123,751
Population in Households 119,385
Population in Familes 95,006
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,366
Population Density1 191
Diversity Index2 37


Total Households 45,876
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 30,562
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 50,293 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 28,275 (56.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 17,601 (35.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,417 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $145,629
Average Home Value $174,114


Median Household Income $50,398
Average Household Income $65,959
Per Capita Income $24,951
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.43% 1.09%
Households 1.19% 1.03%
Families 0.92% 0.85%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   1.91%
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.


Faulkner County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Faulkner County to the other 75 counties and county equivalents in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 5 95th
Population Density1 # 5 95th
Diversity Index2 # 40 48th
Median Household Income # 4 96th
Per Capita Income # 4 96th

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