Scott County AR Information


Scott County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,509
Population in Households 11,430
Population in Familes 9,475
Population in Group Qrtrs 79
Population Density1 13
Diversity Index2 36


Total Households 4,461
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 3,054
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,345 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,160 (59.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,301 (24.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 884 (16.5%)
Median Home Value $74,387
Average Home Value $93,742


Median Household Income $29,895
Average Household Income $39,824
Per Capita Income $15,502
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.46% 0.57%
Households 0.4% 0.55%
Families 0.17% 0.38%
Median Household Income   2.14%
Per Capita Income   2.03%
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.


Scott County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scott 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 # 59 23rd
Population Density1 # 68 11th
Diversity Index2 # 41 47th
Median Household Income # 62 19th
Per Capita Income # 72 5th

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