Pike County AR Information


Pike County Subdivisions

Pike County AR Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 11,550
Population in Households 11,354
Population in Familes 9,409
Population in Group Qrtrs 196
Population Density2 19
Diversity Index3 32


Median Household Income $36,594
Average Household Income $52,517
Per Capita Income $21,081


Total Housing Units 5,748 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,485 (60.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,080 (18.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,183 (20.6%)
Median Home Value $87,500
Average Home Value $119,878


Total Households 4,565
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 3,153
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 0.28% -0.02%
Households 0.29% -0.01%
Families 0.05% -0.17%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   2.2%


Pike County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pike 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 # 59 23rd
Population Density # 57 25th
Diversity Index # 47 39th
Median Household Income # 50 35th
Per Capita Income # 52 32nd

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