In 2020, Jackson County, AR had a population of 16.9k people with a median age of 40 and a median household income of $37,885. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Jackson County, AR declined from 17,027 to 16,908, a −0.699% decrease and its median household income grew from $34,109 to $37,885, a 11.1% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Jackson County, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (76.5%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (11.5%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (8.77%), Two+ (Hispanic) (2.35%), and White (Hispanic) (0.485%).
None of the households in Jackson 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.
99.7% of the residents in Jackson County, AR are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Jackson County, AR are Arkansas State University-Newport (949 degrees awarded in 2020).
In 2020, the median property value in Jackson County, AR was $71,300, and the homeownership rate was 70%. Most people in Jackson County, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Jackson County, AR was 2 cars per household.