Sebastian County AR Information

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Sebastian County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sebastian County to the other 75 counties and county equivalents in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 4 96th
Population Density1 # 3 97th
Diversity Index2 # 10 88th
Median Household Income # 13 84th
Per Capita Income # 9 89th

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

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Sebastian County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)

POPULATION

Total Population 129,708
Population in Households 127,394
Population in Familes 102,713
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,314
Population Density1 244
Diversity Index2 57
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 51,165
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 33,442
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 56,612 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 30,435 (53.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 20,730 (36.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 5,447 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $139,510
Average Home Value $184,315
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $39,153
Average Household Income $54,619
Per Capita Income $21,747
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.73% 0.52%
Households 0.73% 0.52%
Families 0.55% 0.4%
Median Household Income   2.9%
Per Capita Income   2.1%
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.

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