Sevier County AR Information


Sevier County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 17,713
Population in Households 17,540
Population in Familes 15,129
Population in Group Qrtrs 173
Population Density1 31
Diversity Index2 75


Total Households 6,159
Average Household Size 2.85
Family Households 4,507
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 7,104 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,239 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,920 (27.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 945 (13.3%)
Median Home Value $69,975
Average Home Value $85,869


Median Household Income $34,004
Average Household Income $44,598
Per Capita Income $15,600
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.89% 0.84%
Households 0.72% 0.75%
Families 0.58% 0.66%
Median Household Income   2.36%
Per Capita Income   1.66%
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.


Sevier County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Sevier 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 # 43 44th
Population Density1 # 33 57th
Diversity Index2 # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 43 44th
Per Capita Income # 71 7th

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