Saline County AR Information


Saline County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 119,488
Population in Households 118,124
Population in Familes 100,705
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,364
Population Density1 165
Diversity Index2 30


Total Households 45,885
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 33,510
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 50,005 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 34,745 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 11,140 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,120 ( 8.2%)
Median Home Value $146,425
Average Home Value $177,362


Median Household Income $54,337
Average Household Income $68,892
Per Capita Income $26,729
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.76% 1.72%
Households 1.64% 1.64%
Families 1.42% 1.49%
Median Household Income   2.47%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
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.


Saline County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Saline 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 # 6 93rd
Population Density1 # 6 93rd
Diversity Index2 # 47 39th
Median Household Income # 2 99th
Per Capita Income # 3 97th

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