Washington County AR Information


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  1. Washington County 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forWashington County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Arkansas Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Arkansas Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

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


Total Population 234,229
Population in Households 225,917
Population in Familes 172,644
Population in Group Qrtrs 8,312
Population Density2 249
Diversity Index3 57


Median Household Income $45,925
Average Household Income $67,152
Per Capita Income $25,598


Total Housing Units 99,615 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 44,905 (45.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 42,925 (43.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 11,785 (11.8%)
Median Home Value $180,345
Average Home Value $229,224


Total Households 87,830
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 53,898
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 1.75% 1.68%
Households 1.71% 1.7%
Families 1.4% 1.5%
Median Household Income   2.6%
Per Capita Income   2.75%


Washington County AR - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Washington 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 # 3 97th
Population Density # 3 97th
Diversity Index # 11 87th
Median Household Income # 7 92nd
Per Capita Income # 8 91st

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