St. Francis County AR Information


St. Francis County Subdivisions

St. Francis County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 27,502
Population in Households 23,872
Population in Familes 19,691
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,630
Population Density1 43
Diversity Index2 59


Total Households 9,606
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 6,415
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 11,226 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,384 (48.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,222 (37.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,620 (14.4%)
Median Home Value $77,853
Average Home Value $102,693


Median Household Income $30,415
Average Household Income $42,809
Per Capita Income $16,407
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.43% -0.42%
Households -0.02% -0.37%
Families -0.29% -0.55%
Median Household Income   2.27%
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.


St. Francis County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares St. Francis 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 # 24 69th
Population Density1 # 24 69th
Diversity Index2 # 7 92nd
Median Household Income # 66 13th
Per Capita Income # 74 3rd

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