Baxter County AR Information


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  1. Baxter County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forBaxter County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Baxter County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 42,818
Population in Households 42,223
Population in Familes 33,356
Population in Group Qrtrs 595
Population Density2 77
Diversity Index3 13


Median Household Income $41,133
Average Household Income $55,712
Per Capita Income $25,000


Total Housing Units 23,387 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14,419 (61.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,775 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,193 (17.9%)
Median Home Value $137,731
Average Home Value $182,787


Total Households 19,194
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 12,361
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.34% 0.35%
Households 0.25% 0.3%
Families 0.0% 0.13%
Median Household Income   1.35%
Per Capita Income   2.21%


Baxter County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Baxter County to the other 75 counties and county equivalents in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 18 77th
Population Density # 16 80th
Diversity Index # 68 11th
Median Household Income # 28 64th
Per Capita Income # 11 87th

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