In 2021, Phillips County, AR had a population of 16.9k people with a median age of 39.3 and a median household income of $32,235. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Phillips County, AR declined from 18,151 to 16,923, a −6.77% decrease and its median household income declined from $33,724 to $32,235, a −4.42% decrease.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Phillips County, AR are Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (63.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (34%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (0.715%), White (Hispanic) (0.662%), and Black or African American (Hispanic) (0.615%).
None of the households in Phillips 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.
100% of the residents in Phillips County, AR are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Phillips County, AR are Phillips Community College of the University of Arkansas (453 degrees awarded in 2021).
In 2021, the median property value in Phillips County, AR was $73,400, and the homeownership rate was 52.6%.
Most people in Phillips County, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Phillips County, AR was 2 cars per household.