Union County AR Information


Union County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 40,737
Population in Households 40,213
Population in Familes 32,890
Population in Group Qrtrs 524
Population Density1 39
Diversity Index2 55


Median Household Income $42,649
Average Household Income $60,507
Per Capita Income $25,022


Total Housing Units 19,653 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 12,196 (62.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,529 (23.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,928 (14.9%)
Median Home Value $87,921
Average Home Value $122,889


Total Households 16,725
Average Household Size 2.4
Family Households 11,171
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 -0.27% -0.34%
Households -0.16% -0.28%
Families -0.42% -0.45%
Median Household Income   1.78%
Per Capita Income   1.96%


Union County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Union 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 # 19 76th
Population Density # 26 67th
Diversity Index # 17 79th
Median Household Income # 16 80th
Per Capita Income # 12 85th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Arkansas Census Data Comparison Tool.