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Montgomery County, Arkansas

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Montgomery County, Arkansas
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 8,924
Population estimates, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 8,924
Population estimates base, April 1, 2010, (V2018) 9,493
Population, percent change - April 1, 2010 (estimates base) to July 1, 2018, (V2018) -6.0%
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 9,487
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2013-2017 826
Foreign born persons, percent, 2013-2017 2.7%
Housing units, July 1, 2018, (V2018) 5,860
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2013-2017 81.6%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2013-2017 $96,900
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2013-2017 $909
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2013-2017 $272
Median gross rent, 2013-2017 $551
Building permits, 2018 NA
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2013-2017 3,855
Persons per household, 2013-2017 2.31
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2013-2017 87.5%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2013-2017 3.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2013-2017 71.7%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2013-2017 56.6%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 78.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2013-2017 12.3%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2013-2017 20.2%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 45.2%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2013-2017 37.8%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 23,240
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total merchant wholesaler sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) D
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 28,822
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $3,086
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2013-2017 30.0
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $35,252
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2017 dollars), 2013-2017 $21,480
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2016 131
Total employment, 2016 820
Total annual payroll, 2016 ($1,000) 25,841
Total employment, percent change, 2015-2016 2.5%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2017 766
All firms, 2012 665
Men-owned firms, 2012 373
Women-owned firms, 2012 225
Minority-owned firms, 2012 F
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 613
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 104
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 531
Population per square mile, 2010 12.2
Land area in square miles, 2010 779.88
FIPS Code 05097
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2018) refers to the final year of the series (2010 thru 2018). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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