Independence County AR Information


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


Total Population 37,630
Population in Households 36,600
Population in Familes 29,822
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,030
Population Density2 49
Diversity Index3 28


Median Household Income $39,675
Average Household Income $55,808
Per Capita Income $22,262


Total Housing Units 16,798 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,541 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,211 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,046 (12.2%)
Median Home Value $108,908
Average Home Value $144,986


Total Households 14,752
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 10,051
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 0.32% 0.27%
Households 0.3% 0.29%
Families 0.05% 0.12%
Median Household Income   1.31%
Per Capita Income   1.66%


Independence County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Independence 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 # 21 73rd
Population Density # 20 75th
Diversity Index # 51 35th
Median Household Income # 34 56th
Per Capita Income # 34 56th

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