Jackson County AR Information


Jackson County Subdivisions

Jackson County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 17,936
Daytime Population: Workers 6,496
Daytime Population: Residents 9,937
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,433
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.92
Population in Households 15,717
Population in Familes 12,635
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,219
Population Density2 28
Diversity Index3 41


Median Household Income $35,330
Average Household Income $46,090
Per Capita Income $19,432


Total Housing Units 7,601 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,365 (57.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,278 (30.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 958 (12.6%)
Median Home Value $67,038
Average Home Value $88,345


Total Households 6,643
Average Household Size 2.37
Family Households 4,312
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.05% -0.46%
Households -0.17% -0.48%
Families -0.36% -0.6%
Median Household Income   0.57%
Per Capita Income   1.69%


Jackson County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Jackson County to the other 75 counties and county equivalents in Arkansas by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 41 47th
Population Density # 40 48th
Diversity Index # 38 51st
Median Household Income # 52 32nd
Per Capita Income # 60 21st

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