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White County, Arkansas

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Table

White County, Arkansas
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
77,207
People
Population
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
77,207
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
76,822
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
0.5%
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 76,822
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 77,076
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
5.9%
Persons under 18 years, percent
23.0%
Persons 65 years and over, percent
16.8%
Female persons, percent
51.3%
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
91.7%
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
4.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
0.7%
Asian alone, percent(a)
0.9%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
0.1%
Two or More Races, percent
2.0%
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
4.4%
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
87.7%
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 4,971
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 2.8%
Housing
Housing units, July 1, 2019, (V2019) 34,035
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 67.7%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $125,300
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,039
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $338
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $692
Building permits, 2021 160
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 28,903
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.59
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 82.2%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 5.7%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 88.6%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 79.4%
Education
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 85.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 20.7%
Health
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 13.1%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
10.1%
Economy
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 54.3%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 49.4%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 113,612
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 360,829
Total manufacturers shipments, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 1,031,011
Total retail sales, 2012 ($1,000)(c) 911,665
Total retail sales per capita, 2012(c) $11,615
Transportation
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 23.4
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $44,000
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $23,801
Persons in poverty, percent
14.8%
Businesses
Businesses
Total employer establishments, 2020 1,593
Total employment, 2020 22,198
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 820,820
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -1.7%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2018 5,399
All firms, 2012 6,198
Men-owned firms, 2012 3,266
Women-owned firms, 2012 1,954
Minority-owned firms, 2012 389
Nonminority-owned firms, 2012 5,576
Veteran-owned firms, 2012 664
Nonveteran-owned firms, 2012 5,218
Geography
Geography
Population per square mile, 2010 74.5
Land area in square miles, 2010 1,035.08
FIPS Code 05145
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., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

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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