Izard County AR Information


Izard County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 13,964
Population in Households 13,020
Population in Familes 10,550
Population in Group Qrtrs 944
Population Density1 24
Diversity Index2 15


Total Households 5,793
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 3,801
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,413 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,529 (61.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,264 (17.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,620 (21.9%)
Median Home Value $88,525
Average Home Value $116,196


Median Household Income $30,644
Average Household Income $42,878
Per Capita Income $18,692
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.31% 0.07%
Households 0.17% 0.11%
Families -0.1% -0.06%
Median Household Income   1.87%
Per Capita Income   1.98%
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.


Izard County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Izard 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 # 53 31st
Population Density1 # 49 35th
Diversity Index2 # 63 16th
Median Household Income # 65 15th
Per Capita Income # 60 21st

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