Garland County AR Information


Garland County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 97,758
Population in Households 95,592
Population in Familes 75,357
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,166
Population Density1 144
Diversity Index2 34


Total Households 41,751
Average Household Size 2.29
Family Households 26,787
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 51,703 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 27,938 (54.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 13,813 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,952 (19.2%)
Median Home Value $145,862
Average Home Value $201,446


Median Household Income $36,965
Average Household Income $52,420
Per Capita Income $22,638
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.42% 0.51%
Households 0.43% 0.51%
Families 0.24% 0.38%
Median Household Income   3.11%
Per Capita Income   2.39%
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.


Garland County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Garland 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 # 8 91st
Population Density1 # 8 91st
Diversity Index2 # 43 44th
Median Household Income # 28 64th
Per Capita Income # 7 92nd

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