Randolph County AR Information


Randolph County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 17,633
Population in Households 17,284
Population in Familes 14,160
Population in Group Qrtrs 349
Population Density1 27
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 7,235
Average Household Size 2.39
Family Households 4,872
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 8,478 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,134 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,101 (24.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,243 (14.7%)
Median Home Value $79,538
Average Home Value $106,637


Median Household Income $32,964
Average Household Income $46,977
Per Capita Income $19,653
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.3% -0.32%
Households -0.14% -0.21%
Families -0.4% -0.38%
Median Household Income   1.95%
Per Capita Income   1.87%
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.


Randolph County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Randolph 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 # 45 41st
Population Density1 # 42 45th
Diversity Index2 # 71 5th
Median Household Income # 57 25th
Per Capita Income # 46 40th

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