Stone County AR Data & Peer Group Rankings

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

POPULATION

Total Population 12,889
Population in Households 12,738
Population in Familes 10,431
Population in Group Qrtrs 151
Population Density1 21
Diversity Index2 10
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 5,621
Average Household Size 2.27
Family Households 3,763
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 7,132 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,276 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,345 (18.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,511 (21.2%)
Median Home Value $92,934
Average Home Value $113,131
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $29,721
Average Household Income $40,974
Per Capita Income $17,981
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-20142014-2019
Population 0.93% 0.58%
Households 1.28% 0.67%
Families 1.11% 0.56%
Median Household Income   2.18%
Per Capita Income   1.58%
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.

Stone County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Stone 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 DescriptionRankPercentile
Total Population # 56 27th
Population Density1 # 54 29th
Diversity Index2 # 72 5th
Median Household Income # 67 12th
Per Capita Income # 55 28th

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

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