Nevada County AR Information


Nevada County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,926
Population in Households 8,769
Population in Familes 7,263
Population in Group Qrtrs 157
Population Density1 14
Diversity Index2 53


Total Households 3,677
Average Household Size 2.38
Family Households 2,486
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,564 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,558 (56.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,119 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 887 (19.4%)
Median Home Value $68,595
Average Home Value $87,901


Median Household Income $36,309
Average Household Income $48,179
Per Capita Income $20,183
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.13% -0.26%
Households -0.09% -0.23%
Families -0.34% -0.39%
Median Household Income   1.6%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
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.


Nevada County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Nevada 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 # 66 13th
Population Density1 # 65 15th
Diversity Index2 # 21 73rd
Median Household Income # 39 49th
Per Capita Income # 38 51st

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