Craighead County AR Information


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  1. Craighead County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forCraighead County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Craighead County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 110,082
Population in Households 106,263
Population in Familes 84,306
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,819
Population Density2 156
Diversity Index3 43


Median Household Income $45,482
Average Household Income $64,783
Per Capita Income $25,707


Total Housing Units 46,750 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24,368 (52.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 18,257 (39.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,125 ( 8.8%)
Median Home Value $140,217
Average Home Value $181,354


Total Households 42,625
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 27,813
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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.62% 1.44%
Households 1.63% 1.48%
Families 1.36% 1.31%
Median Household Income   2.71%
Per Capita Income   2.65%


Craighead County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Craighead County to the other 75 counties and county equivalents in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 7 92nd
Population Density # 7 92nd
Diversity Index # 37 52nd
Median Household Income # 8 91st
Per Capita Income # 7 92nd

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