White County AR Information


White County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 80,317
Population in Households 76,987
Population in Familes 64,104
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,330
Population Density1 78
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 30,676
Average Household Size 2.51
Family Households 21,514
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 34,020 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 20,275 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 10,401 (30.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,344 ( 9.8%)
Median Home Value $141,182
Average Home Value $181,709


Median Household Income $41,241
Average Household Income $55,980
Per Capita Income $21,694
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.97% 0.67%
Households 1.05% 0.71%
Families 0.9% 0.61%
Median Household Income   3.12%
Per Capita Income   1.84%
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.


White County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares White 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 # 9 89th
Population Density1 # 13 84th
Diversity Index2 # 53 31st
Median Household Income # 10 88th
Per Capita Income # 10 88th

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