In 2020, Independence County, AR had a population of 37.6k people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $48,972. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Independence County, AR grew from 37,427 to 37,585, a 0.422% increase and its median household income grew from $44,319 to $48,972, a 10.5% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Independence County, AR are White (Non-Hispanic) (87.9%), Other (Hispanic) (3.09%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (2.55%), White (Hispanic) (1.9%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.8%).
None of the households in Independence 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.
98% of the residents in Independence County, AR are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Independence County, AR are University of Arkansas Community College-Batesville (631 degrees awarded in 2020) and Lyon College (144 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Independence County, AR was $97,900, and the homeownership rate was 72.7%.
Most people in Independence County, AR drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.2 minutes. The average car ownership in Independence County, AR was 2 cars per household.