Carroll County, AR

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2022 Population
28,362
0.739% 1-year growth
US Senator
John Boozman
Republican Party
US Senator
Tom Cotton
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
44.6
1.11% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
15.4%
7.98% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$56,826
6.48% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$169,700
9.91% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Carroll County, AR had a population of 28.4k people with a median age of 44.6 and a median household income of $56,826. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Carroll County, AR grew from 28,154 to 28,362, a 0.739% increase and its median household income grew from $53,366 to $56,826, a 6.48% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Carroll County, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (73.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (7.39%), Two+ (Hispanic) (7.08%), White (Hispanic) (6.42%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.07%).

None of the households in Carroll County, AR reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

92.9% of the residents in Carroll County, AR are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Carroll County, AR was $169,700, and the homeownership rate was 76.4%.

Most people in Carroll County, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 21.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Carroll County, AR was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Carroll County, AR is home to a population of 28.4k people, from which 92.9% are citizens. As of 2022, 8.22% of Carroll County, AR residents were born outside of the country (2.33k people).

In 2022, there were 9.91 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (20.8k people) in Carroll County, AR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.1k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 2.01k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

92.9%
2022 Citizenship
93.1%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 92.9% of Carroll County, AR residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Carroll County, AR was 93.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Carroll County, AR
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    20.8k ± 502
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    2.1k ± 584
  3. Two+ (Hispanic)
    2.01k ± 600
15.6%
Hispanic Population
4.42k people

In 2022, there were 9.91 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (20.8k people) in Carroll County, AR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.1k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 2.01k Two+ (Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

15.6% of the people in Carroll County, AR are hispanic (4.42k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Carroll County, AR as a share of the total population.

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Foreign-Born Population

8.22%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
2.33k people
8.36%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
2.35k people

As of 2022, 8.22% of Carroll County, AR residents (2.33k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Carroll County, AR was 8.36%, meaning that the rate has been decreasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    1,108 ± 228
  2. Gulf War (1990s)
    337 ± 137
  3. Gulf War (2001-)
    294 ± 130

Carroll County, AR has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 3.29 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Carroll County, AR employs 11.8k people. The largest industries in Carroll County, AR are Manufacturing (2,648 people), Construction (1,295 people), and Retail Trade (1,181 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($100,114), Finance & Insurance ($65,100), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($50,350).

Occupations

11.8k
2022 Value
± 885
0.127%
1 Year growth
± 10.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Carroll County, AR grew at a rate of 0.127%, from 11.8k employees to 11.8k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Carroll County, AR, are Management Occupations (1,467 people), Production Occupations (1,378 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (1,113 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Carroll County, AR.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

11.8k
2022 Value
± 885
0.127%
1 Year growth
± 10.4%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Carroll County, AR grew at a rate of 0.127%, from 11.8k employees to 11.8k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Carroll County, AR, are Manufacturing (2,648 people), Construction (1,295 people), and Retail Trade (1,181 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Carroll County, AR, though some of these residents may live in Carroll County, AR and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$36,745
Median earning men ± $4,330
$31,495
Median earning women ± $4,245

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Public Administration ($59,330), Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($54,848), and Finance & Insurance, & Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($54,621).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($58,523), Public Administration ($45,878), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($40,604).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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2.24%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 1.35M people employed in Arkansas. This represents a 2.24% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 8.69%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Arkansas.

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Establishments by Size

The industries with the most establishments
  1. 226
    Arts, Entertainment & Recreation and Accommodation & Food Services
  2. 211
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  3. 196
    Retail Trade

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Carroll County, AR went to Donald J. Trump with 62.9% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (34.1%), followed by Other (2.12%).

John Boozman and Tom Cotton are the senators currently representing the state of Arkansas. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Arkansas is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Arkansas

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John Boozman
Senator from Arkansas3
Assumed office on January 3, 2011
Tom Cotton
Senator from Arkansas2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

John Boozman and Tom Cotton are the senators currently representing Arkansas.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Arkansas

Arkansas is currently represented by 4 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Arkansas have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

Awarded Degrees over Time

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.946% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.851% of women were in the same situation.

This visualization shows the gender distribution of the population according to the academic level reached.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (793k), Some college (528k), and Secondary Education (350k).

This visualization illustrates the percentage distribution of the population according to the highest educational level reached. You can filter the data by race by using the selector above.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Carroll County, AR was $169,700 in 2022, which is 0.602 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $154,400 to $169,700, a 9.91% increase. The homeownership rate in Carroll County, AR is 76.4%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Carroll County, AR have an average commute time of 21.1 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Carroll County, AR is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$169,700
Median Property Value 2022
±$8,385
$8,682
Median Property Taxes
±$689

The following chart display owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Carroll County, AR the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

The chart underneath the paragraph shows the property taxes in Carroll County, AR compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies.

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Rent vs Own

76.4%
Homeownership
2022
67.6%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 76.4% of the housing units in Carroll County, AR were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 76%.

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Income by Location

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Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9504
  2. Census Tract 9501

The following map shows all of the tracts in Carroll County, AR colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$56,826
Median Household Income
± $5,487
11.4k
Number of Households
± 787

In 2022, the median household income of the 11.4k households in Carroll County, AR grew to $56,826 from the previous year's value of $53,366.

The following chart displays the households in Carroll County, AR distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Carroll County, AR is from Arkansas.
0.452
2022 Wage GINI in Arkansas
0.45
2021 Wage GINI in Arkansas

In 2022, the income inequality in Arkansas was 0.452 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.376% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Arkansas was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Arkansas in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (74.5%)
  2. Carpooled (9.96%)
  3. Worked At Home (8.68%)

In 2022, 74.5% of workers in Carroll County, AR drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.96%) and those who worked at home (8.68%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Commute Time

21.1 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Carroll County, AR have a shorter commute time (21.1 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 1.61% of the workforce in Carroll County, AR have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Carroll County, AR distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Carroll County, AR have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

15.4% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Carroll County, AR (4.33k out of 28k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 35 - 44, followed by Females 35 - 44 and then Females 65 - 74.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Carroll County, AR is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

87.6% of the population of Carroll County, AR has health coverage, with 29.7% on employee plans, 24.6% on Medicaid, 17.7% on Medicare, 13.8% on non-group plans, and 1.71% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Carroll County, AR see 1774 patients per year on average, which represents a 5.74% decrease from the previous year (1882 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 3534 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 1088 patients per year.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.5% were men and 50.5% were women.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,774 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Carroll County, AR

Primary care physicians in Carroll County, AR see an average of 1,774 patients per year. This represents a 5.74% decrease from the previous year (1,882 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Carroll County, AR in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.4% under 18 years, 16.6% between 18 and 34 years, 37% between 35 and 64 years, and 22.9% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 49.5% were men and 50.5% were women.

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Uninsured People

12.4%
Uninsured
29.7%
Employer Coverage
24.6%
Medicaid
17.7%
Medicare
13.8%
Non-Group
1.71%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Carroll County, AR declined by 0.27% from 12.5% to 12.4%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Carroll County, AR changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

In 2022, the number of deaths among residents under age 18 per 100,000 population was 81.9 in Carroll County, AR.

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Health Behaviors

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of the adult population (age 18 and older) that reports a body mass index (BMI) greater than or equal to 30 kg/m2 (age-adjusted) was 33.9% in Carroll County, AR.

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Clinical Care

Indicator

In 2022, the percentage of population under age 65 without health insurance was 15.1% in Carroll County, AR.

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