Nevada County, AR

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2022 Population
8,292
0.576% 1-year decline
US Senator
John Boozman
Republican Party
US Senator
Tom Cotton
Republican Party
2022 Median Age
44.7
0.667% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
27.8%
10.5% 1-year increase
2022 Median Household Income
$43,421
1.76% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$85,100
19.7% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Nevada County, AR had a population of 8.29k people with a median age of 44.7 and a median household income of $43,421. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Nevada County, AR declined from 8,340 to 8,292, a −0.576% decrease and its median household income grew from $42,670 to $43,421, a 1.76% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Nevada County, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (62.7%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (33.7%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (1.65%), White (Hispanic) (1.42%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (0.157%).

None of the households in Nevada 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.

99.9% of the residents in Nevada County, AR are U.S. citizens.

In 2022, the median property value in Nevada County, AR was $85,100, and the homeownership rate was 66.7%.

Most people in Nevada County, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 27.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Nevada County, AR was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Nevada County, AR is home to a population of 8.29k people, from which 99.9% are citizens. As of 2022, 0.0121% of Nevada County, AR residents were born outside of the country (1 people).

In 2022, there were 1.86 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.2k people) in Nevada County, AR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.8k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 137 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

99.9%
2022 Citizenship
100%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 99.9% of Nevada County, AR residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Nevada County, AR was 100%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Nevada County, AR
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    5.2k ± 3
  2. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)
    2.8k ± 217
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    137 ± 78.1
1.47%
Hispanic Population
122 people

In 2022, there were 1.86 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (5.2k people) in Nevada County, AR than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.8k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) and 137 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

1.47% of the people in Nevada County, AR are hispanic (122 people).

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

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Foreign-Born Population

0.0121%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
1 people
0.012%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
1 people

As of 2022, 0.0121% of Nevada County, AR residents (1 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 Nevada County, AR was 0.012%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    186 ± 82
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    84 ± 67
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    48 ± 41

Nevada County, AR has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.21 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Nevada County, AR employs 3.12k people. The largest industries in Nevada County, AR are Manufacturing (600 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (523 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (386 people), and the highest paying industries are Administrative & Support & Waste Management Services ($55,184), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($55,041), and Real Estate & Rental & Leasing ($46,010).

Occupations

3.12k
2022 Value
± 421
−0.605%
1 Year decline
± 19.2%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Nevada County, AR declined at a rate of −0.605%, from 3.14k employees to 3.12k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Nevada County, AR, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (510 people), Food Preparation & Serving Related Occupations (353 people), and Production Occupations (280 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Nevada County, AR.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

3.12k
2022 Value
± 421
−0.605%
1 Year decline
± 19.2%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Nevada County, AR declined at a rate of −0.605%, from 3.14k employees to 3.12k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Nevada County, AR, are Manufacturing (600 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (523 people), and Accommodation & Food Services (386 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Nevada County, AR, though some of these residents may live in Nevada 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

$33,254
Median earning men ± $5,666
$27,928
Median earning women ± $3,516

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Public Administration ($82,188), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($55,697), and Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($45,288).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Manufacturing ($46,654), Other Services Except Public Administration ($39,313), and Educational Services, & Health Care & Social Assistance ($35,508).

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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. 46
    Educational Services, Health Care & Social Assistance
  2. 30
    Finance & Insurance, and Real Estate, Rental & Leasing
  3. 26
    Other Services, Except Public Administration

The visualization shows the distribution of establishments by industry and by size according to the number of employees.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Nevada County, AR went to Donald J. Trump with 63.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Joseph R Biden Jr. (32%), followed by Other (4.2%).

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 Nevada County, AR was $85,100 in 2022, which is 0.302 times smaller than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $71,100 to $85,100, a 19.7% increase. The homeownership rate in Nevada County, AR is 66.7%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Nevada County, AR have an average commute time of 27.9 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Nevada County, AR is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Nevada County, AR is $43,421. In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Nevada County, AR was Census Tract 901 with a value of $56,336, followed by Census Tract 902 and Census Tract 903, with respective values of $40,574 and $38,071.

Property

$85,100
Median Property Value 2022
±$5,270
$2,103
Median Property Taxes
±$320

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 Nevada County, AR the largest share of households pay taxes in the < $800 range.

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

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Rent vs Own

66.7%
Homeownership
2022
69.1%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 66.7% of the housing units in Nevada County, AR were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 67.9%.

This chart shows the percentage of owner in Nevada County, AR compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 901
  2. Census Tract 902
  3. Census Tract 903

In 2022, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Nevada County, AR was Census Tract 901 with a value of $56,336, followed by Census Tract 902 and Census Tract 903, with respective values of $40,574 and $38,071.

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

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Household Income

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$43,421
Median Household Income
± $4,219
3.15k
Number of Households
± 403

In 2022, the median household income of the 3.15k households in Nevada County, AR grew to $43,421 from the previous year's value of $42,670.

The following chart displays the households in Nevada 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 $50k - $60k range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Nevada 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 (81.8%)
  2. Carpooled (16.3%)
  3. Public Transit (1.12%)

In 2022, 81.8% of workers in Nevada County, AR drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (16.3%) and those who used public transit to get to work (1.12%).

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

27.9 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Nevada County, AR have a longer commute time (27.9 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 3.09% of the workforce in Nevada 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 Nevada County, AR distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Nevada County, AR have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

27.8% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Nevada County, AR (2.25k out of 8.08k 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 6 - 11 and then Males < 5.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Nevada County, AR is Black, followed by White 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

95.1% of the population of Nevada County, AR has health coverage, with 25.4% on employee plans, 39.9% on Medicaid, 14.5% on Medicare, 12.7% on non-group plans, and 2.63% on military or VA plans.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.7% were men and 52.3% were women.

Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.3% under 18 years, 16.8% between 18 and 34 years, 39.9% between 35 and 64 years, and 20% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 47.7% were men and 52.3% were women.

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Uninsured People

4.9%
Uninsured
25.4%
Employer Coverage
39.9%
Medicaid
14.5%
Medicare
12.7%
Non-Group
2.63%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Nevada County, AR declined by 1.51% from 4.97% to 4.9%.

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Health Outcomes

Indicator

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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 38.7% in Nevada County, AR.

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