In 2020, Desha County, AR had a population of 11.5k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $31,855. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Desha County, AR declined from 11,709 to 11,538, a −1.46% decrease and its median household income declined from $31,893 to $31,855, a −0.119% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Desha County, AR are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (47.4%), White (Non-Hispanic) (44.6%), White (Hispanic) (4.21%), Other (Hispanic) (1.53%), and Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.997%).
None of the households in Desha 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.
97% of the residents in Desha County, AR are U.S. citizens.
In 2020, the median property value in Desha County, AR was $82,500, and the homeownership rate was 62%.
Most people in Desha County, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Desha County, AR was 2 cars per household.