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Perry County, AR


Metropolitan Statistical Area: Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway, AR
Designated Market Area: Little Rock-Pine Bluff, AR
USDA County Type (2015): Low Employment
American Communities Project County Type (2023): Evangelical Hubs

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2022 population: 10,063   ( 382 from 2010)
Land area: 551.4 square miles
Population density: 18.3 persons per square mile

2022 Census data
White:9,138 90.81% 6.6%
Black:2102.09% 7.1%
Indian:850.84% 44.1%
Asian:330.33% 73.7%
2+ races:2202.19% 54.9%
Hispanic:3773.75% 52.6%
Total non-White:9259.19% 38.9%

2020-2022 ComponentsNumberRate
Births:205 10.2
Deaths:33316.6
Net Migration: 1577.8
Net Immigration: 30.1
Change in White population:-641 -6.1
Change in Non-White pop.:259 2.5




Race Breakdown with Components of Population Change

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Year:
Total population:
White:
Black:
Indian:
Asian:
2+ races:
Hispanic:
Total non-White:

2010
10,445
9,77993.62%
1961.88%
590.56%
190.18%
1421.36%
2472.36%
6666.38%

2000
10,209
9,71195.12%
1771.73%
820.80%
140.14%
1041.02%
1201.18%
4984.88%

1990
7,969
7,67596.31%
1652.07%
360.45%
290.36%
n/a
640.80%
2943.69%

1980
7,266
7,09397.62%
1321.82%
410.56%
00.00%
n/a
00.00%
1732.38%

1970
5,634
5,43896.52%
1703.02%
10.02%
40.07%
n/a
220.39%
196 3.48%

Decade:
Components:
Births:
Deaths:
Net Migration:
Net Immigration:
Change in White population:
Change in Non-White pop.:

2000's
NumberRate
1,126 11.0
1,07810.6
1201.2
-3-0.0
68 0.7
168 1.6
1990's
NumberRate
1,178 14.8
1,04613.1
1,70521.4
50.1
2,036 25.5
204 2.6
1980's
NumberRate
1,054 14.5
875 12.0
583 8.0
n/a
582 8.0
121 1.7
1970's
NumberRate
n/a
n/a
1,194 21.2
n/a
1,655 29.4
-23 -0.4

Age, Family & Household Data for Perry County, AR

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Year:
 
Median Age:
Under 18:
Voting Age Population:
Over 65:
Households:
Persons Per HH:
Families (%HH):
Married Couples (%Fams):
Single Mothers (%Fams):
Non-Family (%HH):

2022
NumberPercent
44.0
2,248 22.3%
7,815 77.7%
2,044 20.3%
3,829
2.59
2,878 75.2%
2,218 77.1%
166 5.8%
951 24.8%

2010
NumberPercent
41.6
2,402 23.0%
8,043 77.0%
1,747 16.7%
4,170
2.47
2,937 70.4%
2,292 78.0%
245 8.3%
1,233 29.6%

2000
NumberPercent
38.2
2,603 25.5%
7,606 74.5%
1,518 14.9%
3,999
2.51
2,954 73.9%
2,500 84.6%
188 6.4%
1,045 26.1%

1990
NumberPercent
36.4
2,022 25.4%
5,947 74.6%
1,292 16.2%
3,109
2.54
2,370 76.2%
2,097 88.5%
113 4.8%
739 23.8%

1980
NumberPercent
32.4
2,253 31.0%
5,013 69.0%
1,053 14.5%
2,580
2.80
2,087 80.9%
1,874 89.8%
112 5.4%
493 19.1%

2022 Housing Data for Perry County, AR

Housing Data
 Number%
Housing Units4,946 
Median Value$123,400 
Occupied3,82977.4%
Vacant1,11722.6%
Owned2,90375.8%
Rented92624.2%
Median Rent$716 
Single-Family Units3,68174.4%
    Detached3,66674.1%
    Attached150.3%
Buldings with 5+ Units350.7%
Mobile Homes1,08922.0%

2022 Income & Employment Data for Perry County, AR

Household Income
RangeNumber%
Less than $10,0002506.5%
$10,000 to $14,9991955.1%
$15,000 to $19,9991453.8%
$20,000 to $24,9991985.2%
$25,000 to $29,9993479.1%
$30,000 to $34,9991193.1%
$35,000 to $39,9992626.8%
$40,000 to $44,9991333.5%
$45,000 to $49,9991524.0%
$50,000 to $59,9992275.9%
$60,000 to $74,9993318.6%
$75,000 to $99,99950513.2%
$100,000 to $124,99945311.8%
$125,000 to $149,9991614.2%
$150,000 to $199,9992656.9%
$200,000 or more862.2%
Median Household Income53,980 
Per Capita Income26,967 
Cost of Living Index   (100 = average)
Compared to state99 
Compared to U.S.76 
Welfare Households
 Number%
SSI1965.1%
Public Assistance711.9%
Public Asst. or Food Stamps3709.7%
Labor Force, Ages 25-64
 Number%
Employed3,51758.9%
Unemployed1783.0%
In Armed Forces00.0%
Total Labor Force3,69561.9%
Not in Labor Force2,27238.1%
Real Unemployment Rate 41.1%
Class of Worker
 MaleFemale% Male
Private Sector1,72796664.1%
Non-Profit1075267.3%
Self-Employed27011669.9%
Local Government5912731.7%
State Government8125224.3%
Federal Government96312.5%
Total Private + Self1,9971,08264.9%
Total Non-Profit + Govt.25649434.1%
Total2,2531,57658.8%
Pct. Govt.15.4%  
Occupation
 Number%
Management, Business, Science, Arts42611.1%
Sales and Office Occupations71818.7%
Professional, Technical70418.3%
Service Occupations47212.3%
Farming, Forestry, Fishing1102.9%
All others1,52039.6%
White Collar 48.1%
Industry
 Number%
Construction65317.0%
Manufacturing53113.8%
Retail trade47612.4%
Health care and social assistance39610.3%
Educational services2807.3%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting1824.7%
Public administration1734.5%
Accommodation and food services1554.0%
Transportation and warehousing1373.6%
Other services1293.4%
Administrative, support, waste mgmt.1233.2%
Professional, scientific, technical1143.0%
Wholesale trade1102.9%
Finance and insurance962.5%
Utilities942.4%
Arts, entertainment, recreation842.2%
Information802.1%
Real estate and rental and leasing200.5%
Mining, quarrying, oil/gas extraction70.2%

2022 Ancestry, Citizenship & Language Data for Perry County, AR

Hispanic Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Mexican2922.90%
Puerto Rican00.00%
Cuban00.00%
Dominican00.00%
Total Central American250.25%
Costa Rican00.00%
Guatemalan250.25%
Honduran00.00%
Nicaraguan00.00%
Panamanian00.00%
Salvadoran00.00%
Other Central American00.00%
Total South American00.00%
Argentinean00.00%
Bolivian00.00%
Chilean00.00%
Colombian00.00%
Ecuadorian00.00%
Paraguayan00.00%
Peruvian00.00%
Uruguayan00.00%
Venezuelan00.00%
Other South American00.00%
Other Hispanic150.15%
Asian Breakdown
CountryNumber%
Filipino70.07%
Language Spoken at Home
LanguageNumber%
English9,30797.2%
Spanish2322.4%
German, other Germanic300.3%
Other Asian70.1%
Ancestry
CountryNumber%
American1,09710.9%
German1,00810.0%
Irish1,00710.0%
English9039.0%
Scottish2802.8%
Dutch1721.7%
French1391.4%
Scotch-Irish1331.3%
European1011.0%
Portuguese920.9%
Italian890.9%
British690.7%
Welsh340.3%
Polish210.2%
Dutch West Indian190.2%
Citizenship & Nativity
 Number%
U.S. citizen9,96799.1%
Not a citizen880.9%
Native9,95699.0%
Foreign-born991.0%

2022 Educational Attainment Data for Perry County, AR

Educational Attainment, Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years9-12 YearsH.S. Grad or GEDSome CollegeBach. DegreeGrad Degree
245 3.4%398 5.6%3,183 44.5%2,239 31.3%782 10.9%305 4.3%
  Average years of education: 12.7
Population 25 Years and Older
< 9 Years 245 3.4%
9-12 Years 398 5.6%
H.S. Grad or GED 3,183 44.5%
Some College 2,239 31.3%
Bach. Degree 782 10.9%
Grad Degree 305 4.3%
Average years of education: 12.7

Source for the above data: U.S. Census Bureau / American Community Survey (5 year-estimates)


Historical Labor Force Data for Perry County, AR

Labor Force Data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics
YearLabor
Force
EmployedUnemployedUnemp.
Rate
State
Avg.
1990 3,783 3,474 309 8.2% 6.8%
1991 3,682 3,358 324 8.8% 7.3%
1992 3,670 3,295 375 10.2% 7.0%
1993 3,534 3,218 316 8.9% 6.1%
1994 3,630 3,331 299 8.2% 5.4%
1995 3,849 3,602 247 6.4% 4.9%
1996 4,037 3,785 252 6.2% 5.2%
1997 3,782 3,520 262 6.9% 5.1%
1998 3,555 3,303 252 7.1% 5.1%
1999 3,643 3,420 223 6.1% 4.5%
2000 4,811 4,576 235 4.9% 4.2%
2001 4,805 4,554 251 5.2% 4.8%
2002 4,825 4,541 284 5.9% 5.3%
2003 4,817 4,491 326 6.8% 5.8%
2004 4,857 4,586 271 5.6% 5.6%
2005 4,921 4,668 253 5.1% 5.3%
2006 4,836 4,592 244 5.0% 5.2%
2007 4,770 4,535 235 4.9% 5.4%
2008 4,760 4,495 265 5.6% 5.4%
2009 4,705 4,340 365 7.8% 7.7%
2010 4,554 4,163 391 8.6% 7.9%
2011 4,495 4,095 400 8.9% 7.9%
2012 4,429 4,044 385 8.7% 7.3%
2013 4,385 3,986 399 9.1% 7.1%
2014 4,261 3,940 321 7.5% 5.9%
2015 4,218 3,963 255 6.0% 5.0%
2016 4,174 3,974 200 4.8% 4.0%
2017 4,251 4,073 178 4.2% 3.7%
2018 4,246 4,073 173 4.1% 3.7%
2019 4,311 4,137 174 4.0% 3.5%
2020 4,188 3,956 232 5.5% 6.1%
2021 4,115 3,944 171 4.2% 4.1%
2022 4,229 4,075 154 3.6% 3.3%
Link: Information about the TRUE unemployment rate from shadowstats.com