Grant County AR Information


Grant County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 18,197
Population in Households 18,054
Population in Familes 15,437
Population in Group Qrtrs 143
Population Density1 29
Diversity Index2 17


Total Households 7,119
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 5,210
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,007 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,359 (66.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,760 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 888 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $116,323
Average Home Value $147,994


Median Household Income $50,994
Average Household Income $59,948
Per Capita Income $23,541
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.36% 0.33%
Households 0.51% 0.38%
Families 0.31% 0.26%
Median Household Income   1.56%
Per Capita Income   2.12%
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.


Grant County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grant 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 # 40 48th
Population Density1 # 38 51st
Diversity Index2 # 60 21st
Median Household Income # 5 95th
Per Capita Income # 7 92nd

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